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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   17142.74053544 +.00000128 +00000-0 +32246-4 0  9998
2 27373 086.4472 000.7190 0002345 089.5226 270.6243 14.42969281807610
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 17:46:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002345
inclination: 86.4472°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 0.7190°
argument of perigee: 89.5226°
revolutions per day: 14.42969281
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.6243°
orbit number at epoch: 80761

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

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