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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   15025.53219859  .00000095  00000-0  26750-4 0   876
2 25288 086.3939 229.0204 0001818 102.9913 311.8542 14.34212686879798
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2015 12:46:21
Eccentricity: 0.0001818
inclination: 86.3939°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 229.0204°
argument of perigee: 102.9913°
revolutions per day: 14.34212686
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.8542°
orbit number at epoch: 87979

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

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