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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   17052.53513549  .00000024  00000-0  15766-5 0  9994
2 25342  86.3934 272.5858 0002140  84.5445 296.7047 14.34218106982526
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2017 12:50:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002140
inclination: 86.3934°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.5858°
argument of perigee: 84.5445°
revolutions per day: 14.34218106
mean anomaly at epoch: 296.7047°
orbit number at epoch: 98252

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

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