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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   14259.23257838  .00000133  00000-0  40569-4 0  8539
2 25289 086.3921 283.8365 0002379 105.8252 300.8071 14.34216100860977
Epoch (UTC): 16 September 2014 05:34:54
Eccentricity: 0.0002379
inclination: 86.3921°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 283.8365°
argument of perigee: 105.8252°
revolutions per day: 14.34216100
mean anomaly at epoch: 300.8071°
orbit number at epoch: 86097

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

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