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Iridium 4 Rocket - 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 24797U 97020F   20337.52656876  .00000273  00000-0  51947-4 0  9999
2 24797  86.8981 250.2259 0226939  61.4505 108.7769 14.44204314240379
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2020 12:38:15
Eccentricity: 0.0226939
inclination: 86.8981°
perigee height: 583 km
apogee height: 906 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.2259°
argument of perigee: 61.4505°
revolutions per day: 14.44204314
mean anomaly at epoch: 108.7769°
orbit number at epoch: 24037

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

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