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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   15087.21698495  .00000492  00000-0  16861-3 0  9996
2 25528 086.3972 329.2702 0002260 089.7834 270.3621 14.34219537862986
Epoch (UTC): 28 March 2015 05:12:27
Eccentricity: 0.0002260
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 329.2702°
argument of perigee: 89.7834°
revolutions per day: 14.34219537
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.3621°
orbit number at epoch: 86298

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

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