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Iridium 13 - 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 24840U 97030E   17296.47451647 -.00000039  00000-0 -20998-4 0  9996
2 24840  86.3923 296.5576 0001467 102.1747 257.9613 14.34216513 65364
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 11:23:18
Eccentricity: 0.0001467
inclination: 86.3923°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 296.5576°
argument of perigee: 102.1747°
revolutions per day: 14.34216513
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.9613°
orbit number at epoch: 6536

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

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