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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   15243.50818557  .00000182  00000-0  57911-4 0  9998
2 24872 086.3957 296.1071 0002178 091.8042 268.3404 14.34224405949931
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2015 12:11:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002178
inclination: 86.3957°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 296.1071°
argument of perigee: 91.8042°
revolutions per day: 14.34224405
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.3404°
orbit number at epoch: 94993

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

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