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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   15085.43866514  .00000490  00000-0  16733-3 0  9995
2 25286 086.4036 204.3637 0001987 101.8172 325.6796 14.34408385888385
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2015 10:31:40
Eccentricity: 0.0001987
inclination: 86.4036°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.3637°
argument of perigee: 101.8172°
revolutions per day: 14.34408385
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.6796°
orbit number at epoch: 88838

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

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