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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   14297.46940283  .00000371  00000-0  12547-3 0  9890
2 25291 086.3945 268.0536 0002169 099.8690 260.2751 14.34215722866436
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 11:15:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002169
inclination: 86.3945°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.0536°
argument of perigee: 99.8690°
revolutions per day: 14.34215722
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.2751°
orbit number at epoch: 86643

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

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