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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   14354.54004487  .00000856  00000-0  29839-3 0   688
2 25291 086.3971 244.2003 0002100 102.4589 257.6842 14.34225495874611
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 12:57:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002100
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.2003°
argument of perigee: 102.4589°
revolutions per day: 14.34225495
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.6842°
orbit number at epoch: 87461

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

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