User: anonymous
Location: The Top Of The Sky Mini Observatory
(41.4300°N, 81.2300°W)
Time: 03:24:09
(UTC-04:00)
Language:

Iridium 86 - 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 25528U 98066B   14211.44584885  .00000156  00000-0  48536-4 0   708
2 25528 086.3927 069.9434 0002154 107.9302 252.2129 14.34217450828471
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2014 10:42:01
Eccentricity: 0.0002154
inclination: 86.3927°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.9434°
argument of perigee: 107.9302°
revolutions per day: 14.34217450
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.2129°
orbit number at epoch: 82847

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

DLR