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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   17206.27659385 +.00000097 +00000-0 +27444-4 0  9993
2 25528 086.3974 333.8684 0002081 096.9251 263.2181 14.34217037984588
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2017 06:38:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002081
inclination: 86.3974°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 333.8684°
argument of perigee: 96.9251°
revolutions per day: 14.34217037
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.2181°
orbit number at epoch: 98458

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

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