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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   17234.95043517 +.00000078 +00000-0 +20738-4 0  9999
2 25291 086.3992 196.1069 0002328 085.0975 275.0487 14.34214542014243
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2017 22:48:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002328
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 196.1069°
argument of perigee: 85.0975°
revolutions per day: 14.34214542
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.0487°
orbit number at epoch: 1424

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

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