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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   14259.37579505  .00000185  00000-0  58878-4 0  9300
2 25291 086.3923 283.9977 0002449 107.7092 252.4371 14.34219026860978
Epoch (UTC): 16 September 2014 09:01:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002449
inclination: 86.3923°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 283.9977°
argument of perigee: 107.7092°
revolutions per day: 14.34219026
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.4371°
orbit number at epoch: 86097

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

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