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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   17231.38841267  .00000120  00000-0  32824-4 0  9995
2 24872  86.4245 355.6451 0002680 105.1410 255.0085 14.38610117 53006
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2017 09:19:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002680
inclination: 86.4245°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.6451°
argument of perigee: 105.1410°
revolutions per day: 14.38610117
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.0085°
orbit number at epoch: 5300

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

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