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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   17142.85601807 +.00000174 +00000-0 +54974-4 0  9994
2 25291 086.3992 234.5802 0002328 094.3520 265.7941 14.34219787001045
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 20:32:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002328
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 234.5802°
argument of perigee: 94.3520°
revolutions per day: 14.34219787
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.7941°
orbit number at epoch: 104

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

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