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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   14352.49151455  .00000581  00000-0  16798-3 0  6128
2 27373 086.4457 011.1424 0003123 130.6430 229.5043 14.42954138679881
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 11:47:46
Eccentricity: 0.0003123
inclination: 86.4457°
perigee height: 746 km
apogee height: 751 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.1424°
argument of perigee: 130.6430°
revolutions per day: 14.42954138
mean anomaly at epoch: 229.5043°
orbit number at epoch: 67988

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

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