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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   17056.51418586  .00000036  00000-0  57052-5 0  9992
2 25285  86.3925 270.5815 0002103  84.7273 275.4163 14.34218073989010
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2017 12:20:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002103
inclination: 86.3925°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.5815°
argument of perigee: 84.7273°
revolutions per day: 14.34218073
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.4163°
orbit number at epoch: 98901

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

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