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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   17269.44637462  .00000169  00000-0  53294-4 0  9998
2 25431  86.3998 213.3706 0002383  79.9738  58.8783 14.34215372   136
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2017 10:42:46
Eccentricity: 0.0002383
inclination: 86.3998°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.3706°
argument of perigee: 79.9738°
revolutions per day: 14.34215372
mean anomaly at epoch: 58.8783°
orbit number at epoch: 13

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

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