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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   14245.49286037  .00000080  00000-0  21451-4 0  1184
2 25528 086.3926 055.6909 0002355 106.1813 253.9642 14.34219227833355
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2014 11:49:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002355
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 55.6909°
argument of perigee: 106.1813°
revolutions per day: 14.34219227
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.9642°
orbit number at epoch: 83335

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

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