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Iridium 63 - 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 25286U 98021B   16038.53025966  .00000211  00000-0  67882-4 0  9996
2 25286  86.3956  71.5047 0001973  91.4618  19.3143 14.34556381933988
Epoch (UTC): 07 February 2016 12:43:34
Eccentricity: 0.0001973
inclination: 86.3956°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 71.5047°
argument of perigee: 91.4618°
revolutions per day: 14.34556381
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.3143°
orbit number at epoch: 93398

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

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