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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   17017.28187934  .00000030  00000-0  35549-5 0  9998
2 25289  86.3972 286.8377 0002079  86.3370  27.0664 14.34216791983383
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2017 06:45:54
Eccentricity: 0.0002079
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 286.8377°
argument of perigee: 86.3370°
revolutions per day: 14.34216791
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.0664°
orbit number at epoch: 98338

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

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