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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   14304.99835122  .00000412  00000-0  14007-3 0  9662
2 25288 086.3951 264.7694 0002059 107.2482 319.8704 14.34214073867537
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 23:57:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002059
inclination: 86.3951°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 264.7694°
argument of perigee: 107.2482°
revolutions per day: 14.34214073
mean anomaly at epoch: 319.8704°
orbit number at epoch: 86753

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

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