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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   17266.51170451  .00000119  00000-0  35187-4 0  9998
2 25286  86.4050 183.2420 0002307  86.6835  33.0798 14.34682668 19149
Epoch (UTC): 23 September 2017 12:16:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002307
inclination: 86.4050°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 183.2420°
argument of perigee: 86.6835°
revolutions per day: 14.34682668
mean anomaly at epoch: 33.0798°
orbit number at epoch: 1914

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

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