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Iridium 33 - 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 24946U 97051C   17179.77005075 +.00000094 +00000-0 +27002-4 0  9991
2 24946 086.3887 281.8730 0007337 189.5265 170.5793 14.33557149035688
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2017 18:28:52
Eccentricity: 0.0007337
inclination: 86.3887°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 785 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.8730°
argument of perigee: 189.5265°
revolutions per day: 14.33557149
mean anomaly at epoch: 170.5793°
orbit number at epoch: 3568

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

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