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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   15089.52927736  .00000500  00000-0  17458-3 0  9994
2 24946 086.3837 265.5297 0008181 015.8790 040.4084 14.33337232918050
Epoch (UTC): 30 March 2015 12:42:09
Eccentricity: 0.0008181
inclination: 86.3837°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 786 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.5297°
argument of perigee: 15.8790°
revolutions per day: 14.33337232
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.4084°
orbit number at epoch: 91805

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

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