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Iridium 35 - 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 24966U 97056B   17020.36537166 -.00000040  00000-0 -21356-4 0  9998
2 24966  86.3943  20.4898 0002050  86.4659 273.6771 14.34214410 11344
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2017 08:46:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002050
inclination: 86.3943°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.4898°
argument of perigee: 86.4659°
revolutions per day: 14.34214410
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.6771°
orbit number at epoch: 1134

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

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