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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   17230.81082336 +.00000158 +00000-0 +41197-4 0  9993
2 27373 086.4497 323.8967 0002302 099.5236 260.6225 14.42955153820317
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 19:27:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002302
inclination: 86.4497°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.8967°
argument of perigee: 99.5236°
revolutions per day: 14.42955153
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.6225°
orbit number at epoch: 82031

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

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