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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   14262.03770413  .00000138  00000-0  42279-4 0  9659
2 24872 086.3924 080.9372 0002044 103.5367 256.6057 14.34216768900272
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2014 00:54:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002044
inclination: 86.3924°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 80.9372°
argument of perigee: 103.5367°
revolutions per day: 14.34216768
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.6057°
orbit number at epoch: 90027

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

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