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Iridium 66 - 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 25289U 98021E   16181.56998874  .00000028  00000-0  28557-5 0  9991
2 25289  86.3948  11.1786 0002320  89.2934 326.4905 14.34215330954476
Epoch (UTC): 29 June 2016 13:40:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002320
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.1786°
argument of perigee: 89.2934°
revolutions per day: 14.34215330
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.4905°
orbit number at epoch: 95447

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

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