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Iridium 65 - 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 25288U 98021D   14355.24067951  .00000844  00000-0  29436-3 0   407
2 25288 086.3967 243.7722 0002200 095.9458 017.6331 14.34218432874739
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 05:46:34
Eccentricity: 0.0002200
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 243.7722°
argument of perigee: 95.9458°
revolutions per day: 14.34218432
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.6331°
orbit number at epoch: 87473

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

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