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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   14293.49259911  .00000311  00000-0  10384-3 0  9835
2 25291 086.3937 269.7176 0002216 100.3410 259.8035 14.34219652865867
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2014 11:49:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002216
inclination: 86.3937°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.7176°
argument of perigee: 100.3410°
revolutions per day: 14.34219652
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.8035°
orbit number at epoch: 86586

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

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