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Iridium 98 - 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 27451U 02031B   16127.54438821  .00000282  00000-0  93598-4 0  9997
2 27451  86.3996 192.1897 0002440  95.5808  38.7470 14.34216287733015
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2016 13:03:55
Eccentricity: 0.0002440
inclination: 86.3996°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 192.1897°
argument of perigee: 95.5808°
revolutions per day: 14.34216287
mean anomaly at epoch: 38.7470°
orbit number at epoch: 73301

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

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