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Iridium 34 - 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 24969U 97056E   16341.28855591  .00000221  00000-0  71686-4 0  9992
2 24969  86.3979  39.4622 0002230  95.0316 265.1134 14.34220033  4885
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 06:55:31
Eccentricity: 0.0002230
inclination: 86.3979°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.4622°
argument of perigee: 95.0316°
revolutions per day: 14.34220033
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.1134°
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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