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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   14353.25117847  .00000739  00000-0  25683-3 0   964
2 25343 086.3968 244.6092 0002403 092.2088 032.0593 14.34212439868539
Epoch (UTC): 19 December 2014 06:01:41
Eccentricity: 0.0002403
inclination: 86.3968°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.6092°
argument of perigee: 92.2088°
revolutions per day: 14.34212439
mean anomaly at epoch: 32.0593°
orbit number at epoch: 86853

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

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