User: anonymous
Location: General Nathan Twining Observatory
(34.5931°N, 106.8201°W)
Time: 11:40:34
(UTC-06:00)
Language:

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   14233.23743641  .00002164  00000-0  13817-3 0  3308
2 25527 085.5314 277.9232 0007501 256.5528 149.7646 15.08087240861936
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2014 05:41:54
Eccentricity: 0.0007501
inclination: 85.5314°
perigee height: 537 km
apogee height: 547 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.9232°
argument of perigee: 256.5528°
revolutions per day: 15.08087240
mean anomaly at epoch: 149.7646°
orbit number at epoch: 86193

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

DLR