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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   15116.52266285  .00000302  00000-0  10081-3 0  9992
2 25263 086.3926 285.9618 0002167 093.4808 266.6636 14.34222890894686
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2015 12:32:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002167
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 285.9618°
argument of perigee: 93.4808°
revolutions per day: 14.34222890
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.6636°
orbit number at epoch: 89468

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

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