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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   16273.43799190  .00000205  00000-0  66095-4 0  9993
2 25288  86.3980 332.8775 0002413  95.9975 264.1496 14.34226284967640
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2016 10:30:42
Eccentricity: 0.0002413
inclination: 86.3980°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.8775°
argument of perigee: 95.9975°
revolutions per day: 14.34226284
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.1496°
orbit number at epoch: 96764

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

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