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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   17227.92894006 +.00000107 +00000-0 +30967-4 0  9997
2 25286 086.4010 199.3465 0002118 089.2968 322.5582 14.34674525013333
Epoch (UTC): 15 August 2017 22:17:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002118
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 199.3465°
argument of perigee: 89.2968°
revolutions per day: 14.34674525
mean anomaly at epoch: 322.5582°
orbit number at epoch: 1333

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

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