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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   17086.83290549 +.00000194 +00000-0 +62237-4 0  9991
2 25528 086.3995 023.8077 0002023 083.4434 276.6992 14.34220930967465
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2017 19:59:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002023
inclination: 86.3995°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.8077°
argument of perigee: 83.4434°
revolutions per day: 14.34220930
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.6992°
orbit number at epoch: 96746

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

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