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Iridium 62 - 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 25285U 98021A   17086.86352942 -.00000054 +00000-0 -26386-4 0  9993
2 25285 086.3926 257.8803 0001890 088.3669 271.7743 14.34213611993366
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2017 20:43:28
Eccentricity: 0.0001890
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.8803°
argument of perigee: 88.3669°
revolutions per day: 14.34213611
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.7743°
orbit number at epoch: 99336

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

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