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Iridium 28 - 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 24948U 97051E   18015.93001134 +.00000094 +00000-0 +25800-4 0  9997
2 24948 086.3972 197.0054 0001867 082.7418 277.3991 14.35591321065038
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2018 22:19:12
Eccentricity: 0.0001867
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 772 km
apogee height: 774 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.0054°
argument of perigee: 82.7418°
revolutions per day: 14.35591321
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.3991°
orbit number at epoch: 6503

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

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