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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   16180.53147157  .00000076  00000-0  20012-4 0  9994
2 25286  86.3979  12.1423 0002248  96.1925 314.8508 14.34598588954347
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2016 12:45:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002248
inclination: 86.3979°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 12.1423°
argument of perigee: 96.1925°
revolutions per day: 14.34598588
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.8508°
orbit number at epoch: 95434

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

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