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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   15142.47264507  .00000109  00000-0  31726-4 0  9990
2 25291 086.3981 180.3163 0002349 089.4760 270.6705 14.34215329896532
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2015 11:20:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002349
inclination: 86.3981°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 180.3163°
argument of perigee: 89.4760°
revolutions per day: 14.34215329
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.6705°
orbit number at epoch: 89653

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

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