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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   16044.59879333  .00000200  00000-0  64061-4 0  9998
2 25286  86.3950  68.9651 0001973  92.9171  18.4301 14.34558962934853
Epoch (UTC): 13 February 2016 14:22:15
Eccentricity: 0.0001973
inclination: 86.3950°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.9651°
argument of perigee: 92.9171°
revolutions per day: 14.34558962
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.4301°
orbit number at epoch: 93485

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

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