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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   16205.50153258  .00000012  00000-0 -29364-5 0  9992
2 25289  86.3963   1.1679 0002217  88.8684 331.4218 14.34212805957903
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2016 12:02:12
Eccentricity: 0.0002217
inclination: 86.3963°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 1.1679°
argument of perigee: 88.8684°
revolutions per day: 14.34212805
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.4218°
orbit number at epoch: 95790

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

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