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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   14304.93462801  .00000867  00000-0  30242-3 0    02
2 25291 086.3952 264.9303 0002150 099.7088 260.4351 14.34214989867502
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 22:25:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002150
inclination: 86.3952°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 264.9303°
argument of perigee: 99.7088°
revolutions per day: 14.34214989
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.4351°
orbit number at epoch: 86750

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

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