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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   15242.20354341  .00000255  00000-0  84046-4 0  9996
2 25285 086.3996 138.5752 0002204 078.8430 281.3014 14.34223363910857
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 04:53:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002204
inclination: 86.3996°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 138.5752°
argument of perigee: 78.8430°
revolutions per day: 14.34223363
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.3014°
orbit number at epoch: 91085

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

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