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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   18113.91003931 +.00000171 +00000-0 +49470-4 0  9990
2 24837 086.4271 220.1713 0002286 097.3225 040.8233 14.38600741091213
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2018 21:50:27
Eccentricity: 0.0002286
inclination: 86.4271°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 220.1713°
argument of perigee: 97.3225°
revolutions per day: 14.38600741
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.8233°
orbit number at epoch: 9121

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

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