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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   15241.51739355  .00000242  00000-0  79193-4 0  9997
2 27451 086.3954 297.1308 0002281 098.8837 036.0357 14.34221062697036
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2015 12:25:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002281
inclination: 86.3954°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 297.1308°
argument of perigee: 98.8837°
revolutions per day: 14.34221062
mean anomaly at epoch: 36.0357°
orbit number at epoch: 69703

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

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