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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   15059.92413622  .00000254  00000-0  83643-4 0  9996
2 25342 086.3960 214.9770 0002181 106.5150 059.0192 14.34208558878807
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 22:10:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002181
inclination: 86.3960°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 214.9770°
argument of perigee: 106.5150°
revolutions per day: 14.34208558
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.0192°
orbit number at epoch: 87880

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

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