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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   17262.15608062  .00000168  00000-0  52994-4 0  9999
2 27451  86.3995 342.9068 0002487  84.4940 296.6270 14.34224576804779
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2017 03:44:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002487
inclination: 86.3995°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.9068°
argument of perigee: 84.4940°
revolutions per day: 14.34224576
mean anomaly at epoch: 296.6270°
orbit number at epoch: 80477

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

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