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Iridium 72 - 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 25343U 98032B   18114.50163957 -.00000009 +00000-0 -10227-4 0  9997
2 25343 086.3928 093.7713 0002284 083.0321 277.1135 14.34214655043455
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2018 12:02:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002284
inclination: 86.3928°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 93.7713°
argument of perigee: 83.0321°
revolutions per day: 14.34214655
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.1135°
orbit number at epoch: 4345

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

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