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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   16206.41789067  .00000201  00000-0  64544-4 0  9990
2 24837  86.3989 127.1401 0002281  84.9592  51.7354 14.34215168999967
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2016 10:01:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002281
inclination: 86.3989°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.1401°
argument of perigee: 84.9592°
revolutions per day: 14.34215168
mean anomaly at epoch: 51.7354°
orbit number at epoch: 99996

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

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