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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   15242.29064054  .00000251  00000-0  82725-4 0  9998
2 25342 086.4003 138.8433 0002241 079.0851 043.1317 14.34221097904946
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 06:58:31
Eccentricity: 0.0002241
inclination: 86.4003°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 138.8433°
argument of perigee: 79.0851°
revolutions per day: 14.34221097
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.1317°
orbit number at epoch: 90494

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

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