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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   14231.20004762  .00000192  00000-0  61651-4 0  9308
2 24872 086.3939 093.8412 0002251 101.3309 258.8140 14.34219935895851
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2014 04:48:04
Eccentricity: 0.0002251
inclination: 86.3939°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 93.8412°
argument of perigee: 101.3309°
revolutions per day: 14.34219935
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.8140°
orbit number at epoch: 89585

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

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