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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   17177.72823556 +.00000116 +00000-0 +34217-4 0  9993
2 25286 086.3999 220.3214 0002480 088.2941 050.1072 14.34667669006136
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2017 17:28:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002480
inclination: 86.3999°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 220.3214°
argument of perigee: 88.2941°
revolutions per day: 14.34667669
mean anomaly at epoch: 50.1072°
orbit number at epoch: 613

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

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