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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   15247.30639871  .00000245  00000-0  80321-4 0  9998
2 24905  86.4028 168.4431 0002206  80.0152 280.1293 14.34224846944395
Epoch (UTC): 04 September 2015 07:21:12
Eccentricity: 0.0002206
inclination: 86.4028°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 168.4431°
argument of perigee: 80.0152°
revolutions per day: 14.34224846
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.1293°
orbit number at epoch: 94439

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

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