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Iridium 41 - 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 25040U 97069B   18050.71863522 +.00000073 +00000-0 +18957-4 0  9994
2 25040 086.3936 278.4701 0001878 090.6193 269.5218 14.34222175061493
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2018 17:14:50
Eccentricity: 0.0001878
inclination: 86.3936°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.4701°
argument of perigee: 90.6193°
revolutions per day: 14.34222175
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.5218°
orbit number at epoch: 6149

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

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