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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   17053.42230093 -.00000014  00000-0 -10288-4 0  9998
2 27373  86.4456  38.0385 0002308  82.5790 277.5673 14.42945381794804
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2017 10:08:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002308
inclination: 86.4456°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 38.0385°
argument of perigee: 82.5790°
revolutions per day: 14.42945381
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.5673°
orbit number at epoch: 79480

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

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