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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   18053.50375986 -.00000066 +00000-0 -30557-4 0  9991
2 24837 086.3929 245.4141 0002007 086.4397 327.8125 14.34216256082822
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2018 12:05:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002007
inclination: 86.3929°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 245.4141°
argument of perigee: 86.4397°
revolutions per day: 14.34216256
mean anomaly at epoch: 327.8125°
orbit number at epoch: 8282

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

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