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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   17119.91282141 +.00000200 +00000-0 +64385-4 0  9995
2 24872 086.4000 042.2530 0002329 085.0888 275.0574 14.34225755036953
Epoch (UTC): 29 April 2017 21:54:27
Eccentricity: 0.0002329
inclination: 86.4000°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.2530°
argument of perigee: 85.0888°
revolutions per day: 14.34225755
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.0574°
orbit number at epoch: 3695

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

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