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Iridium 21 - 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 25778U 99032B   15210.38552377  .00000199  00000-0  64086-4 0  9998
2 25778 086.4005 151.9125 0002297 087.9214 024.5810 14.34215904849384
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2015 09:15:09
Eccentricity: 0.0002297
inclination: 86.4005°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 151.9125°
argument of perigee: 87.9214°
revolutions per day: 14.34215904
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.5810°
orbit number at epoch: 84938

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

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