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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   16241.51583706  .00000155  00000-0  48114-4 0  9991
2 25343  86.4003 346.2220 0002166  96.7554 263.3888 14.34221045957151
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2016 12:22:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002166
inclination: 86.4003°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 346.2220°
argument of perigee: 96.7554°
revolutions per day: 14.34221045
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.3888°
orbit number at epoch: 95715

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

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