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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   14297.36087980  .00000916  00000-0  26812-3 0  5324
2 27373 086.4505 034.1828 0002134 061.8111 298.3305 14.42961093671931
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 08:39:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002134
inclination: 86.4505°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 34.1828°
argument of perigee: 61.8111°
revolutions per day: 14.42961093
mean anomaly at epoch: 298.3305°
orbit number at epoch: 67193

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

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