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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   15211.35862743  .00000133  00000-0  40077-4 0  9990
2 25286 086.4033 151.8052 0002311 091.5380 020.1431 14.34484383906439
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 08:36:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002311
inclination: 86.4033°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 151.8052°
argument of perigee: 91.5380°
revolutions per day: 14.34484383
mean anomaly at epoch: 20.1431°
orbit number at epoch: 90643

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

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