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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   16241.50316319  .00000169  00000-0  53257-4 0  9993
2 25291  86.4004 346.3684 0002116  94.6963 265.4475 14.34221064963046
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2016 12:04:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002116
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 346.3684°
argument of perigee: 94.6963°
revolutions per day: 14.34221064
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.4475°
orbit number at epoch: 96304

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

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