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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   14294.47036423  .00000758  00000-0  26370-3 0  1948
2 25528 086.3993 035.2118 0001981 110.8666 249.2742 14.34222236840370
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2014 11:17:19
Eccentricity: 0.0001981
inclination: 86.3993°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.2118°
argument of perigee: 110.8666°
revolutions per day: 14.34222236
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.2742°
orbit number at epoch: 84037

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

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