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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   14273.47004881  .00000570  00000-0  19660-3 0  1685
2 25528 086.3972 043.9872 0002101 104.8102 255.3326 14.34220057837363
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 11:16:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002101
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 43.9872°
argument of perigee: 104.8102°
revolutions per day: 14.34220057
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.3326°
orbit number at epoch: 83736

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

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