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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   16345.48978956  .00000017  00000-0 -10898-5 0  9997
2 25285  86.3949 302.7845 0002036  84.3566 275.7862 14.34213472977972
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2016 11:45:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002036
inclination: 86.3949°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 302.7845°
argument of perigee: 84.3566°
revolutions per day: 14.34213472
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.7862°
orbit number at epoch: 97797

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

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