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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   14295.47441641  .00000414  00000-0  14077-3 0  9401
2 25778 086.3941 268.8525 0002293 096.1930 017.2572 14.34217829809262
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2014 11:23:09
Eccentricity: 0.0002293
inclination: 86.3941°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.8525°
argument of perigee: 96.1930°
revolutions per day: 14.34217829
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.2572°
orbit number at epoch: 80926

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

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