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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   15124.55290965  .00000239  00000-0  78383-4 0  9997
2 24872 086.3967 345.8384 0002096 083.2493 276.8941 14.34213782932887
Epoch (UTC): 04 May 2015 13:16:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002096
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.8384°
argument of perigee: 83.2493°
revolutions per day: 14.34213782
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.8941°
orbit number at epoch: 93288

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

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