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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   14355.52758386  .00000669  00000-0  23166-3 0   968
2 24872 086.3955 041.8554 0002319 107.1250 253.0199 14.34224980913671
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 12:39:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002319
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.8554°
argument of perigee: 107.1250°
revolutions per day: 14.34224980
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.0199°
orbit number at epoch: 91367

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

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