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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   14272.43320910  .00000282  00000-0  93761-4 0  9918
2 24872 086.3934 076.5872 0001994 105.7888 254.3528 14.34220461901762
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2014 10:23:49
Eccentricity: 0.0001994
inclination: 86.3934°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 76.5872°
argument of perigee: 105.7888°
revolutions per day: 14.34220461
mean anomaly at epoch: 254.3528°
orbit number at epoch: 90176

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

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