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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   16212.47944336  .00000081  00000-0  21877-4 0  9999
2 25291  86.3974 358.4944 0002230  90.0823 270.0628 14.34213524958886
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2016 11:30:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002230
inclination: 86.3974°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.4944°
argument of perigee: 90.0823°
revolutions per day: 14.34213524
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.0628°
orbit number at epoch: 95888

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

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