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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   15026.54909416  .00000093  00000-0  26207-4 0  1023
2 25285 086.3940 228.6411 0001929 103.3532 256.7879 14.34214986879949
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2015 13:10:41
Eccentricity: 0.0001929
inclination: 86.3940°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.6411°
argument of perigee: 103.3532°
revolutions per day: 14.34214986
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.7879°
orbit number at epoch: 87994

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

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