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Iridium 18 - 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 24872U 97034D   14109.59354700  .00000356  00000-0  12014-3 0  7795
2 24872 086.3969 144.6562 0002683 104.0242 256.1252 14.34214388878426
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2014 14:14:42
Eccentricity: 0.0002683
inclination: 86.3969°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.6562°
argument of perigee: 104.0242°
revolutions per day: 14.34214388
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.1252°
orbit number at epoch: 87842

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

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