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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   18133.88891080  .18300456 -19437-5  35149-3 0  9999
2 25343  86.3589  84.1089 0049325 121.6779 238.8899 16.40946683 46693
Epoch (UTC): 13 May 2018 21:20:01
Eccentricity: 0.0049325
inclination: 86.3589°
perigee height: 131 km
apogee height: 195 km
right ascension of ascending node: 84.1089°
argument of perigee: 121.6779°
revolutions per day: 16.40946683
mean anomaly at epoch: 238.8899°
orbit number at epoch: 4669

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

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