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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   15024.56485765  .00000080  00000-0  21375-4 0  3173
2 25528 086.3972 355.4474 0002120 097.2223 262.9213 14.34214222854008
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2015 13:33:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002120
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.4474°
argument of perigee: 97.2223°
revolutions per day: 14.34214222
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.9213°
orbit number at epoch: 85400

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

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