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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   14298.07347278  .00000850  00000-0  29621-3 0   284
2 25286 086.3972 268.0066 0002282 098.4931 306.9893 14.34267034866547
Epoch (UTC): 25 October 2014 01:45:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002282
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.0066°
argument of perigee: 98.4931°
revolutions per day: 14.34267034
mean anomaly at epoch: 306.9893°
orbit number at epoch: 86654

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

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