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Iridium 37 - 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 24968U 97056D   17293.48366921 +.00000177 +00000-0 +56140-4 0  9992
2 24968 086.3932 266.4760 0002222 082.6226 277.5222 14.34210471050286
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 11:36:29
Eccentricity: 0.0002222
inclination: 86.3932°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.4760°
argument of perigee: 82.6226°
revolutions per day: 14.34210471
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.5222°
orbit number at epoch: 5028

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

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