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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   17117.92653894 +.00000097 +00000-0 +27874-4 0  9998
2 24946 086.3839 307.7762 0009617 056.0447 304.1662 14.33548829026822
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2017 22:14:12
Eccentricity: 0.0009617
inclination: 86.3839°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 787 km
right ascension of ascending node: 307.7762°
argument of perigee: 56.0447°
revolutions per day: 14.33548829
mean anomaly at epoch: 304.1662°
orbit number at epoch: 2682

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

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