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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   17088.93516176 +.00000104 +00000-0 +29684-4 0  9993
2 25286 086.3958 257.4189 0002118 084.6155 028.0760 14.34648822993401
Epoch (UTC): 29 March 2017 22:26:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002118
inclination: 86.3958°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.4189°
argument of perigee: 84.6155°
revolutions per day: 14.34648822
mean anomaly at epoch: 28.0760°
orbit number at epoch: 99340

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

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