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Iridium 68 - 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 25291U 98021G   14243.25927218  .00000198  00000-0  63534-4 0  9116
2 25291 086.3944 290.7395 0002424 110.7012 249.4444 14.34218195858666
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2014 06:13:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002424
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 290.7395°
argument of perigee: 110.7012°
revolutions per day: 14.34218195
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.4444°
orbit number at epoch: 85866

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

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