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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   17113.88308074 +.00000163 +00000-0 +51058-4 0  9999
2 25288 086.3966 246.5265 0002255 100.0285 260.1165 14.34215154996954
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 21:11:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002255
inclination: 86.3966°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.5265°
argument of perigee: 100.0285°
revolutions per day: 14.34215154
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.1165°
orbit number at epoch: 99695

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

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