User: anonymous   Login
Location: Heilwood
(40.6210°N, 78.9150°W)
Time: 01:29:54
(UTC-04:00)
Language:

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   16212.86456383  .00000090  00000-0  14680-4 0  9994
2 24797  86.8971 111.0848 0223953 309.0025 100.9687 14.43888462 11579
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2016 20:44:58
Eccentricity: 0.0223953
inclination: 86.8971°
perigee height: 586 km
apogee height: 905 km
right ascension of ascending node: 111.0848°
argument of perigee: 309.0025°
revolutions per day: 14.43888462
mean anomaly at epoch: 100.9687°
orbit number at epoch: 1157

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

DLR