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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   15117.49308320  .00000258  00000-0  85177-4 0  9997
2 24968 086.3928 285.5882 0002114 094.5664 265.5774 14.34210993920493
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2015 11:50:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002114
inclination: 86.3928°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 285.5882°
argument of perigee: 94.5664°
revolutions per day: 14.34210993
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.5774°
orbit number at epoch: 92049

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

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