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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   16341.55116644  .00000030  00000-0  37922-5 0  9994
2 25289  86.3942 304.2848 0002072  84.4561 341.8023 14.34216986977400
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 13:13:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002072
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.2848°
argument of perigee: 84.4561°
revolutions per day: 14.34216986
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.8023°
orbit number at epoch: 97740

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

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