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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   14304.45267369  .00000629  00000-0  21746-3 0  9946
2 24840 086.4000 031.3824 0002436 109.5899 343.8974 14.34217871909380
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 10:51:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002436
inclination: 86.4000°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 31.3824°
argument of perigee: 109.5899°
revolutions per day: 14.34217871
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.8974°
orbit number at epoch: 90938

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

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