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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   14242.49281628  .00000108  00000-0  31466-4 0  1146
2 25528 086.3925 056.9468 0002348 106.6318 253.5135 14.34218608832922
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2014 11:49:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002348
inclination: 86.3925°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 56.9468°
argument of perigee: 106.6318°
revolutions per day: 14.34218608
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.5135°
orbit number at epoch: 83292

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

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