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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   14297.99499262  .00000416  00000-0  14166-3 0   141
2 25342 086.3950 268.0297 0002066 100.7504 320.4862 14.34215724860613
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 23:52:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002066
inclination: 86.3950°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.0297°
argument of perigee: 100.7504°
revolutions per day: 14.34215724
mean anomaly at epoch: 320.4862°
orbit number at epoch: 86061

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

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