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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   18056.55478081  .00000102  00000-0  29062-4 0  9997
2 25286  86.3985 118.4784 0002174  90.3098  27.1408 14.34710966 41378
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2018 13:18:53
Eccentricity: 0.0002174
inclination: 86.3985°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 118.4784°
argument of perigee: 90.3098°
revolutions per day: 14.34710966
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.1408°
orbit number at epoch: 4137

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

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