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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   17179.59415066 -.00000038 +00000-0 -19016-4 0  9992
2 24840 086.4230 345.4427 0002088 098.6654 261.4780 14.38686426048589
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2017 14:15:34
Eccentricity: 0.0002088
inclination: 86.4230°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.4427°
argument of perigee: 98.6654°
revolutions per day: 14.38686426
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.4780°
orbit number at epoch: 4858

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

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