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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   14204.46899005  .00000157  00000-0  48966-4 0   602
2 25528 086.3929 072.8632 0002074 106.3073 253.8351 14.34215317827478
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2014 11:15:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002074
inclination: 86.3929°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.8632°
argument of perigee: 106.3073°
revolutions per day: 14.34215317
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.8351°
orbit number at epoch: 82747

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

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