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Iridium 6 - 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 24794U 97020C   17080.24576736 +.00000179 +00000-0 +56694-4 0  9991
2 24794 086.4009 355.6705 0002119 083.1048 277.0389 14.34215253040597
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 05:53:54
Eccentricity: 0.0002119
inclination: 86.4009°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.6705°
argument of perigee: 83.1048°
revolutions per day: 14.34215253
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.0389°
orbit number at epoch: 4059

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

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