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Iridium 72 - 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 25343U 98032B   14273.51386008  .00000269  00000-0  88951-4 0  9865
2 25343 086.3917 277.9518 0002285 104.2308 061.7649 14.34219739857104
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 12:19:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002285
inclination: 86.3917°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.9518°
argument of perigee: 104.2308°
revolutions per day: 14.34219739
mean anomaly at epoch: 61.7649°
orbit number at epoch: 85710

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

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