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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   17055.50682057 -.00000042  00000-0 -22065-4 0  9999
2 25528  86.3945  36.9027 0002190  79.5434 280.6009 14.34214013963219
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2017 12:09:49
Eccentricity: 0.0002190
inclination: 86.3945°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.9027°
argument of perigee: 79.5434°
revolutions per day: 14.34214013
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.6009°
orbit number at epoch: 96321

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

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