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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   17050.62403755  .00000062  00000-0  14781-4 0  9991
2 25286  86.3962 273.4490 0002282  92.6901 278.7566 14.34641378988196
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2017 14:58:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002282
inclination: 86.3962°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 273.4490°
argument of perigee: 92.6901°
revolutions per day: 14.34641378
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.7566°
orbit number at epoch: 98819

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

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