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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   17053.42342760 -.00000037  00000-0 -20230-4 0  9993
2 24872  86.3924  70.0540 0002096  84.9989 275.1446 14.34215759 27466
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2017 10:09:44
Eccentricity: 0.0002096
inclination: 86.3924°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 70.0540°
argument of perigee: 84.9989°
revolutions per day: 14.34215759
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.1446°
orbit number at epoch: 2746

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

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