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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   14304.43537756  .00000477  00000-0  16314-3 0   363
2 25286 086.3980 265.3471 0002182 097.9028 015.7384 14.34276971867457
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 10:26:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002182
inclination: 86.3980°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.3471°
argument of perigee: 97.9028°
revolutions per day: 14.34276971
mean anomaly at epoch: 15.7384°
orbit number at epoch: 86745

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

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