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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   16338.52580442  .00000112  00000-0  32532-4 0  9997
2 25286  86.3971 306.0950 0002268  82.1804  31.2835 14.34628489976994
Epoch (UTC): 03 December 2016 12:37:09
Eccentricity: 0.0002268
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 306.0950°
argument of perigee: 82.1804°
revolutions per day: 14.34628489
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.2835°
orbit number at epoch: 97699

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

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