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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   17016.25761819  .00000118  00000-0  34606-4 0  9990
2 25286  86.4004 287.8148 0001879  89.5780  21.8327 14.34636243983264
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2017 06:10:58
Eccentricity: 0.0001879
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 287.8148°
argument of perigee: 89.5780°
revolutions per day: 14.34636243
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.8327°
orbit number at epoch: 98326

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

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