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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   17174.70054052 -.00000028 +00000-0 -15560-4 0  9992
2 24872 086.4205 019.3530 0001974 066.0664 294.0741 14.38616635044828
Epoch (UTC): 23 June 2017 16:48:46
Eccentricity: 0.0001974
inclination: 86.4205°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.3530°
argument of perigee: 66.0664°
revolutions per day: 14.38616635
mean anomaly at epoch: 294.0741°
orbit number at epoch: 4482

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

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