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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   18017.88078907 +.00000183 +00000-0 +53139-4 0  9997
2 24872 086.4223 292.2972 0002308 068.4195 291.7249 14.38616817074751
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2018 21:08:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002308
inclination: 86.4223°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 292.2972°
argument of perigee: 68.4195°
revolutions per day: 14.38616817
mean anomaly at epoch: 291.7249°
orbit number at epoch: 7475

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

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