User: anonymous   Login
Location: Oshawa
(43.9000°N, 78.8670°W)
Time: 01:32:24
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

Iridium 98 - 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 27451U 02031B   17324.52495601 -.00000008  00000-0 -10030-4 0  9992
2 27451  86.3923 316.8210 0002123  99.3646 260.7790 14.34216855813718
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2017 12:35:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002123
inclination: 86.3923°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.8210°
argument of perigee: 99.3646°
revolutions per day: 14.34216855
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.7790°
orbit number at epoch: 81371

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

DLR