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Iridium 28 - 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 24948U 97051E   18170.94566644 +.00000086 +00000-0 +22803-4 0  9993
2 24948 086.3968 132.1218 0002391 096.9715 263.1753 14.35613648087271
Epoch (UTC): 19 June 2018 22:41:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002391
inclination: 86.3968°
perigee height: 771 km
apogee height: 775 km
right ascension of ascending node: 132.1218°
argument of perigee: 96.9715°
revolutions per day: 14.35613648
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.1753°
orbit number at epoch: 8727

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

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