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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   14259.44655753  .00000250  00000-0  82182-4 0  1377
2 25528 086.3947 049.8518 0002255 104.3755 255.7691 14.34218791835354
Epoch (UTC): 16 September 2014 10:43:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002255
inclination: 86.3947°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.8518°
argument of perigee: 104.3755°
revolutions per day: 14.34218791
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.7691°
orbit number at epoch: 83535

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

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