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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   14110.29408694  .00000559  00000-0  19273-3 0  6772
2 25289 086.3977 346.1123 0002117 104.7312 031.3628 14.34212258839620
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2014 07:03:29
Eccentricity: 0.0002117
inclination: 86.3977°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 346.1123°
argument of perigee: 104.7312°
revolutions per day: 14.34212258
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.3628°
orbit number at epoch: 83962

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

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