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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   17145.27886946 +.00000173 +00000-0 +54555-4 0  9992
2 25288 086.3990 233.4107 0002482 093.1839 266.9640 14.34224459001733
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2017 06:41:34
Eccentricity: 0.0002482
inclination: 86.3990°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 233.4107°
argument of perigee: 93.1839°
revolutions per day: 14.34224459
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.9640°
orbit number at epoch: 173

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

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