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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   14296.48266161  .00000624  00000-0  21552-3 0   260
2 25286 086.3971 268.6717 0002294 098.8293 017.9176 14.34264984866312
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 11:35:01
Eccentricity: 0.0002294
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.6717°
argument of perigee: 98.8293°
revolutions per day: 14.34264984
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.9176°
orbit number at epoch: 86631

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

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