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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   15063.48896872  .00000470  00000-0  16084-3 0  9996
2 25289 086.3973 213.0621 0001958 098.1668 297.9173 14.34217928885235
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 11:44:06
Eccentricity: 0.0001958
inclination: 86.3973°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.0621°
argument of perigee: 98.1668°
revolutions per day: 14.34217928
mean anomaly at epoch: 297.9173°
orbit number at epoch: 88523

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

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