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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   18111.91975029 +.00000064 +00000-0 +15465-4 0  9992
2 25286 086.3953 095.3110 0002315 092.8792 322.4431 14.34719662049034
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2018 22:04:26
Eccentricity: 0.0002315
inclination: 86.3953°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 95.3110°
argument of perigee: 92.8792°
revolutions per day: 14.34719662
mean anomaly at epoch: 322.4431°
orbit number at epoch: 4903

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

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