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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   15186.45580068  .00000273  00000-0  89977-4 0  9996
2 25286 086.4007 162.2000 0002056 089.7561 021.7826 14.34475773902866
Epoch (UTC): 05 July 2015 10:56:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002056
inclination: 86.4007°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.2000°
argument of perigee: 89.7561°
revolutions per day: 14.34475773
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.7826°
orbit number at epoch: 90286

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

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