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Iridium 46 - 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 24905U 97043C   17113.87394275 -.00000209 +00000-0 -81742-4 0  9990
2 24905 086.3926 278.0866 0002239 097.8964 262.2486 14.34198061030046
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 20:58:28
Eccentricity: 0.0002239
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.0866°
argument of perigee: 97.8964°
revolutions per day: 14.34198061
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.2486°
orbit number at epoch: 3004

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

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