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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   16341.29487766  .00000255  00000-0  83872-4 0  9992
2 24966  86.3976  39.3420 0002182  94.7588 265.3857 14.34221310  4880
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 07:04:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002182
inclination: 86.3976°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.3420°
argument of perigee: 94.7588°
revolutions per day: 14.34221310
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.3857°
orbit number at epoch: 488

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

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