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Iridium 62 - 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 25285U 98021A   14297.01273565  .00000428  00000-0  14571-3 0  9797
2 25285 086.3941 268.1558 0002156 099.2045 260.9394 14.34216555866394
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 00:18:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002156
inclination: 86.3941°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.1558°
argument of perigee: 99.2045°
revolutions per day: 14.34216555
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.9394°
orbit number at epoch: 86639

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

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