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Iridium 4 Rocket - 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 24797U 97020F   15245.95877605 +.00000352 +00000-0 +71242-4 0  9991
2 24797 086.8938 232.4839 0225234 335.4524 078.2123 14.43691537963697
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 23:00:38
Eccentricity: 0.0225234
inclination: 86.8938°
perigee height: 586 km
apogee height: 907 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.4839°
argument of perigee: 335.4524°
revolutions per day: 14.43691537
mean anomaly at epoch: 78.2123°
orbit number at epoch: 96369

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

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