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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   14242.48473329  .00000105  00000-0  30485-4 0  9648
2 24837 086.3931 057.1823 0002073 107.9088 308.5498 14.34218365900505
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2014 11:38:00
Eccentricity: 0.0002073
inclination: 86.3931°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 57.1823°
argument of perigee: 107.9088°
revolutions per day: 14.34218365
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.5498°
orbit number at epoch: 90050

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

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