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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   16341.41149503  .00000125  00000-0  37491-4 0  9997
2 25291  86.3946 304.5919 0002131  87.7877 272.3563 14.34217445977364
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 09:52:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002131
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.5919°
argument of perigee: 87.7877°
revolutions per day: 14.34217445
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.3563°
orbit number at epoch: 97736

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

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