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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   17147.95004188 +.00000023 +00000-0 +11572-5 0  9992
2 25528 086.3951 358.2675 0002347 086.4799 273.6665 14.34218782976222
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 22:48:03
Eccentricity: 0.0002347
inclination: 86.3951°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.2675°
argument of perigee: 86.4799°
revolutions per day: 14.34218782
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.6665°
orbit number at epoch: 97622

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

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