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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   17082.86578559 -.00000029 +00000-0 -17476-4 0  9999
2 24872 086.3950 057.7346 0002068 084.5709 275.5723 14.34215052031649
Epoch (UTC): 23 March 2017 20:46:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002068
inclination: 86.3950°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 57.7346°
argument of perigee: 84.5709°
revolutions per day: 14.34215052
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.5723°
orbit number at epoch: 3164

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

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