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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   14297.47245740  .00000426  00000-0  14517-3 0  9578
2 25288 086.3942 267.9182 0002052 104.9012 009.2340 14.34222697866457
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 11:20:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002052
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 267.9182°
argument of perigee: 104.9012°
revolutions per day: 14.34222697
mean anomaly at epoch: 9.2340°
orbit number at epoch: 86645

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

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