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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   14356.27507851  .00000490  00000-0  16758-3 0  1059
2 25286 086.3996 243.6968 0002099 107.9175 031.4698 14.34339122874882
Epoch (UTC): 22 December 2014 06:36:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002099
inclination: 86.3996°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 243.6968°
argument of perigee: 107.9175°
revolutions per day: 14.34339122
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.4698°
orbit number at epoch: 87488

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

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