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Iridium 12 - 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 24837U 97030B   18171.49713130 -.00000031 +00000-0 -16820-4 0  9996
2 24837 086.4240 196.1335 0002281 086.6420 024.4536 14.38605451099770
Epoch (UTC): 20 June 2018 11:55:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002281
inclination: 86.4240°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 196.1335°
argument of perigee: 86.6420°
revolutions per day: 14.38605451
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.4536°
orbit number at epoch: 9977

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

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