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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   16040.53159881  .00000056  00000-0  12845-4 0  9998
2 25285  86.3926  70.2920 0002217  96.6570 263.4878 14.34218374934262
Epoch (UTC): 09 February 2016 12:45:30
Eccentricity: 0.0002217
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 70.2920°
argument of perigee: 96.6570°
revolutions per day: 14.34218374
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.4878°
orbit number at epoch: 93426

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

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