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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   15090.38024284  .00000698  00000-0  24231-3 0  9993
2 25343 086.4010 201.9281 0002234 098.8219 323.1936 14.34219983883177
Epoch (UTC): 31 March 2015 09:07:32
Eccentricity: 0.0002234
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.9281°
argument of perigee: 98.8219°
revolutions per day: 14.34219983
mean anomaly at epoch: 323.1936°
orbit number at epoch: 88317

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

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