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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   16238.42705818  .00000094  00000-0  26184-4 0  9996
2 25286  86.4031 347.9428 0002152  86.4244 341.4305 14.34607505962644
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2016 10:14:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002152
inclination: 86.4031°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.9428°
argument of perigee: 86.4244°
revolutions per day: 14.34607505
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.4305°
orbit number at epoch: 96264

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

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