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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   17296.49258079  .00000033  00000-0  41278-5 0  9998
2 24872  86.4198 328.4395 0001650  85.6967 274.4419 14.38609222 62363
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 11:49:18
Eccentricity: 0.0001650
inclination: 86.4198°
perigee height: 762 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.4395°
argument of perigee: 85.6967°
revolutions per day: 14.38609222
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.4419°
orbit number at epoch: 6236

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

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