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Iridium 3 - 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 25431U 98048A   18039.68901606  .15407232 -13618-5  14806-3 0  9992
2 25431  86.3557 154.9265 0051746 279.7408  80.8369 16.45548534 19776
Epoch (UTC): 08 February 2018 16:32:10
Eccentricity: 0.0051746
inclination: 86.3557°
perigee height: 117 km
apogee height: 185 km
right ascension of ascending node: 154.9265°
argument of perigee: 279.7408°
revolutions per day: 16.45548534
mean anomaly at epoch: 80.8369°
orbit number at epoch: 1977

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

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