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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   17022.50627521 -.00000031  00000-0 -18103-4 0  9994
2 25528  86.3928  50.7138 0002263  91.3865 268.7590 14.34218065958484
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2017 12:09:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002263
inclination: 86.3928°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 50.7138°
argument of perigee: 91.3865°
revolutions per day: 14.34218065
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.7590°
orbit number at epoch: 95848

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

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