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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   14354.21201060  .00006349  00000-0  38682-3 0  4873
2 25527 085.5332 207.3779 0010738 171.0700 327.3464 15.10148542880173
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 05:05:17
Eccentricity: 0.0010738
inclination: 85.5332°
perigee height: 528 km
apogee height: 543 km
right ascension of ascending node: 207.3779°
argument of perigee: 171.0700°
revolutions per day: 15.10148542
mean anomaly at epoch: 327.3464°
orbit number at epoch: 88017

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

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