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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   16338.52266642  .00000008  00000-0 -41431-5 0  9994
2 24905  86.3948 337.7806 0002055  88.9961 271.1471 14.34215377  9781
Epoch (UTC): 03 December 2016 12:32:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002055
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 337.7806°
argument of perigee: 88.9961°
revolutions per day: 14.34215377
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.1471°
orbit number at epoch: 978

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

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