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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   15108.17596630  .00000535  00000-0  18326-3 0  9991
2 25286 086.4045 194.8791 0002410 100.9936 305.6600 14.34430244891643
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2015 04:13:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002410
inclination: 86.4045°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 194.8791°
argument of perigee: 100.9936°
revolutions per day: 14.34430244
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.6600°
orbit number at epoch: 89164

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

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