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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   17081.51038512 -.00000062 +00000-0 -29229-4 0  9995
2 25288 086.3919 260.0673 0001832 087.9184 272.2222 14.34213712992319
Epoch (UTC): 22 March 2017 12:14:57
Eccentricity: 0.0001832
inclination: 86.3919°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.0673°
argument of perigee: 87.9184°
revolutions per day: 14.34213712
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.2222°
orbit number at epoch: 99231

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

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