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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   16340.44560680  .00000162  00000-0  50882-4 0  9999
2 24872  86.3969 103.0757 0001966  98.5441 261.5978 14.34213748 16149
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2016 10:41:40
Eccentricity: 0.0001966
inclination: 86.3969°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 103.0757°
argument of perigee: 98.5441°
revolutions per day: 14.34213748
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.5978°
orbit number at epoch: 1614

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

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