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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   16207.39697360  .00000159  00000-0  49825-4 0  9992
2 24872  86.4000 158.6710 0002205  82.9500 277.1947 14.34219531997076
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2016 09:31:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002205
inclination: 86.4000°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 158.6710°
argument of perigee: 82.9500°
revolutions per day: 14.34219531
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.1947°
orbit number at epoch: 99707

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

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