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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   15184.40451390  .00000251  00000-0  82410-4 0  9993
2 25528 086.3965 288.6100 0002340 100.5589 259.5870 14.34222116876916
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2015 09:42:30
Eccentricity: 0.0002340
inclination: 86.3965°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 288.6100°
argument of perigee: 100.5589°
revolutions per day: 14.34222116
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.5870°
orbit number at epoch: 87691

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

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