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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   16044.54746689  .00000207  00000-0  66782-4 0  9997
2 25528  86.3978 194.4821 0002124 101.1778 258.9656 14.34218871909185
Epoch (UTC): 13 February 2016 13:08:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002124
inclination: 86.3978°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 194.4821°
argument of perigee: 101.1778°
revolutions per day: 14.34218871
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.9656°
orbit number at epoch: 90918

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

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