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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   14302.14782640  .00000552  00000-0  18986-3 0  9218
2 25263 086.3988 000.9617 0002265 108.7984 251.3457 14.34222573868975
Epoch (UTC): 29 October 2014 03:32:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002265
inclination: 86.3988°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 0.9617°
argument of perigee: 108.7984°
revolutions per day: 14.34222573
mean anomaly at epoch: 251.3457°
orbit number at epoch: 86897

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

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