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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   14208.09986493 -.00000036  00000-0 -19929-4 0  7989
2 25263 086.3940 040.2639 0002082 112.8087 247.3328 14.34215655855499
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2014 02:23:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002082
inclination: 86.3940°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 40.2639°
argument of perigee: 112.8087°
revolutions per day: 14.34215655
mean anomaly at epoch: 247.3328°
orbit number at epoch: 85549

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

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