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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   17082.84233074 -.00000062 +00000-0 -29200-4 0  9992
2 25289 086.3920 259.4139 0001919 086.5377 273.6039 14.34213620992786
Epoch (UTC): 23 March 2017 20:12:57
Eccentricity: 0.0001919
inclination: 86.3920°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.4139°
argument of perigee: 86.5377°
revolutions per day: 14.34213620
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.6039°
orbit number at epoch: 99278

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

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