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Iridium 51 - 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 25262U 98018A   24170.56971376  .00018537  00000-0  84586-3 0  9999
2 25262  86.3982 231.4155 0145405 176.8719 183.3467 15.11431148391626
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2024 13:40:23
Eccentricity: 0.0145405
inclination: 86.3982°
perigee height: 431 km
apogee height: 632 km
right ascension of ascending node: 231.4155°
argument of perigee: 176.8719°
revolutions per day: 15.11431148
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.3467°
orbit number at epoch: 39162

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

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