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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   16268.23709252  .00000172  00000-0  54308-4 0  9996
2 25343  86.3986 335.0610 0002316  96.5141 263.6318 14.34224625960989
Epoch (UTC): 24 September 2016 05:41:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002316
inclination: 86.3986°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 335.0610°
argument of perigee: 96.5141°
revolutions per day: 14.34224625
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.6318°
orbit number at epoch: 96098

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

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