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Iridium 90 - 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 27373U 02005B   16038.50176594  .00000106  00000-0  25740-4 0  9993
2 27373  86.4484 197.2338 0001836 101.4021 258.7385 14.42946150739876
Epoch (UTC): 07 February 2016 12:02:32
Eccentricity: 0.0001836
inclination: 86.4484°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.2338°
argument of perigee: 101.4021°
revolutions per day: 14.42946150
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.7385°
orbit number at epoch: 73987

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

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