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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   14354.34434831  .00000091  00000-0  25355-4 0  9920
2 25289 086.3968 244.0580 0002223 097.5957 038.2207 14.34211938874605
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 08:15:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002223
inclination: 86.3968°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.0580°
argument of perigee: 97.5957°
revolutions per day: 14.34211938
mean anomaly at epoch: 38.2207°
orbit number at epoch: 87460

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

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