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Iridium 2 - 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 25527U 98066A   14298.13107902  .00014468  00000-0  91103-3 0  4149
2 25527 085.5382 240.0851 0012542 041.5841 086.7082 15.09005607871719
Epoch (UTC): 25 October 2014 03:08:45
Eccentricity: 0.0012542
inclination: 85.5382°
perigee height: 530 km
apogee height: 548 km
right ascension of ascending node: 240.0851°
argument of perigee: 41.5841°
revolutions per day: 15.09005607
mean anomaly at epoch: 86.7082°
orbit number at epoch: 87171

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

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