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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   16341.54598678  .00000242  00000-0  66327-4 0  9992
2 27373  86.4488  70.6107 0002038  93.8852 266.2582 14.42962404783578
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 13:06:13
Eccentricity: 0.0002038
inclination: 86.4488°
perigee height: 747 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 70.6107°
argument of perigee: 93.8852°
revolutions per day: 14.42962404
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.2582°
orbit number at epoch: 78357

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

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