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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   15243.49846072  .00000044  00000-0  86522-5 0  9992
2 25528 086.3917 263.8972 0002250 085.6865 274.4588 14.34217398885384
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2015 11:57:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002250
inclination: 86.3917°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 263.8972°
argument of perigee: 85.6865°
revolutions per day: 14.34217398
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.4588°
orbit number at epoch: 88538

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

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