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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   14265.49552573  .00005347  00000-0  34149-3 0  3760
2 25527 085.5249 259.1151 0013161 135.0906 340.9752 15.08368948866794
Epoch (UTC): 22 September 2014 11:53:33
Eccentricity: 0.0013161
inclination: 85.5249°
perigee height: 532 km
apogee height: 550 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.1151°
argument of perigee: 135.0906°
revolutions per day: 15.08368948
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.9752°
orbit number at epoch: 86679

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

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