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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   14332.54822453  .00000506  00000-0  17330-3 0   752
2 25286 086.4010 253.6027 0001959 102.0293 359.4517 14.34315064871483
Epoch (UTC): 28 November 2014 13:09:26
Eccentricity: 0.0001959
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 253.6027°
argument of perigee: 102.0293°
revolutions per day: 14.34315064
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.4517°
orbit number at epoch: 87148

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

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