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Iridium 70 - 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 25342U 98032A   17085.97144053 +.00000016 +00000-0 -12796-5 0  9990
2 25342 086.3930 258.5949 0001948 091.0606 018.6460 14.34213928987032
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 23:18:52
Eccentricity: 0.0001948
inclination: 86.3930°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 258.5949°
argument of perigee: 91.0606°
revolutions per day: 14.34213928
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.6460°
orbit number at epoch: 98703

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

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