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Iridium 61 - 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 25263U 98018B   18145.49053595 -.00000006  00000-0 -85795-5 0  9990
2 25263  86.4251 175.8249 0002515  87.0195 273.1291 14.38602005 55997
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2018 11:46:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002515
inclination: 86.4251°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.8249°
argument of perigee: 87.0195°
revolutions per day: 14.38602005
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.1291°
orbit number at epoch: 5599

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

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