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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   15213.43501979  .00000260  00000-0  85925-4 0  9996
2 25288 086.4004 150.5370 0002489 082.6909 055.8753 14.34216977906728
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 10:26:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002489
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 150.5370°
argument of perigee: 82.6909°
revolutions per day: 14.34216977
mean anomaly at epoch: 55.8753°
orbit number at epoch: 90672

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

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