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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   17265.83884912 +.00000189 +00000-0 +60335-4 0  9998
2 25288 086.4019 183.0540 0002294 078.3403 281.8050 14.34218135018733
Epoch (UTC): 22 September 2017 20:07:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002294
inclination: 86.4019°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 183.0540°
argument of perigee: 78.3403°
revolutions per day: 14.34218135
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.8050°
orbit number at epoch: 1873

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

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