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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   15211.34494305  .00000241  00000-0  79147-4 0  9997
2 24872 086.3988 309.5476 0002371 092.7889 267.3578 14.34220018945323
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 08:16:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002371
inclination: 86.3988°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 309.5476°
argument of perigee: 92.7889°
revolutions per day: 14.34220018
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.3578°
orbit number at epoch: 94532

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

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