User: anonymous   Login
Location: Caltech
(34.1382°N, 118.1253°W)
Time: 13:21:01
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

Iridium 49 - 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 25108U 97082E   17114.89105694 +.00000005 +00000-0 -52431-5 0  9994
2 25108 086.3921 277.6708 0002059 093.2532 018.1640 14.34214123012473
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2017 21:23:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002059
inclination: 86.3921°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.6708°
argument of perigee: 93.2532°
revolutions per day: 14.34214123
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.1640°
orbit number at epoch: 1247

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

DLR