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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   14243.40992575  .00000161  00000-0  51467-4 0   505
2 24946 086.3925 353.8663 0006355 341.1373 085.1075 14.33175617887811
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2014 09:50:17
Eccentricity: 0.0006355
inclination: 86.3925°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 785 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.8663°
argument of perigee: 341.1373°
revolutions per day: 14.33175617
mean anomaly at epoch: 85.1075°
orbit number at epoch: 88781

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

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