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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   16268.29451666  .00000008  00000-0 -41538-5 0  9993
2 25289  86.3985 334.9325 0002302  98.3851 328.9214 14.34223915966900
Epoch (UTC): 24 September 2016 07:04:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002302
inclination: 86.3985°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.9325°
argument of perigee: 98.3851°
revolutions per day: 14.34223915
mean anomaly at epoch: 328.9214°
orbit number at epoch: 96690

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

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