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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   16242.53066236  .00000179  00000-0  56778-4 0  9995
2 25288  86.4002 345.7882 0002144  99.8138 260.3300 14.34221125963213
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 12:44:09
Eccentricity: 0.0002144
inclination: 86.4002°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.7882°
argument of perigee: 99.8138°
revolutions per day: 14.34221125
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.3300°
orbit number at epoch: 96321

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

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