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Iridium 12 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24837U 97030B   17058.43967522 -.00000005  00000-0 -88763-5 0  9996
2 24837  86.3953  35.9626 0002135  85.1541  26.4535 14.34214240 31213
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2017 10:33:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002135
inclination: 86.3953°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.9626°
argument of perigee: 85.1541°
revolutions per day: 14.34214240
mean anomaly at epoch: 26.4535°
orbit number at epoch: 3121

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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