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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   15091.51141478  .00000697  00000-0  20265-3 0  9996
2 27373 086.4482 327.6700 0002227 104.9417 255.2030 14.42950079694883
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 12:16:26
Eccentricity: 0.0002227
inclination: 86.4482°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 327.6700°
argument of perigee: 104.9417°
revolutions per day: 14.42950079
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.2030°
orbit number at epoch: 69488

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

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