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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   14294.46665679  .00000581  00000-0  20027-3 0   249
2 25286 086.3967 269.5148 0002315 099.0297 054.9586 14.34262583866023
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2014 11:11:59
Eccentricity: 0.0002315
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.5148°
argument of perigee: 99.0297°
revolutions per day: 14.34262583
mean anomaly at epoch: 54.9586°
orbit number at epoch: 86602

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

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