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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   14304.43228333  .00009914  00000-0  62138-3 0  4205
2 25527 085.5369 236.4147 0011865 020.1473 117.9395 15.09163497872663
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 10:22:29
Eccentricity: 0.0011865
inclination: 85.5369°
perigee height: 530 km
apogee height: 547 km
right ascension of ascending node: 236.4147°
argument of perigee: 20.1473°
revolutions per day: 15.09163497
mean anomaly at epoch: 117.9395°
orbit number at epoch: 87266

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

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