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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   14303.27096089  .00000585  00000-0  20199-3 0   272
2 24872 086.3980 063.6919 0002091 113.6218 246.5198 14.34217083906189
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 06:30:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002091
inclination: 86.3980°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.6919°
argument of perigee: 113.6218°
revolutions per day: 14.34217083
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.5198°
orbit number at epoch: 90618

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

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