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Iridium 61 - 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 25263U 98018B   14105.47035368  .00000294  00000-0  98034-4 0  6711
2 25263 086.3949 083.1704 0002243 102.3695 257.7752 14.34217993840784
Epoch (UTC): 15 April 2014 11:17:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002243
inclination: 86.3949°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 83.1704°
argument of perigee: 102.3695°
revolutions per day: 14.34217993
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.7752°
orbit number at epoch: 84078

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

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