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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   17080.94863071 +.00000031 +00000-0 +40712-5 0  9995
2 25342 086.3926 260.6966 0001965 089.0764 023.3962 14.34214416986314
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 22:46:01
Eccentricity: 0.0001965
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.6966°
argument of perigee: 89.0764°
revolutions per day: 14.34214416
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.3962°
orbit number at epoch: 98631

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

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