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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   17230.42817086  .00000012  00000-0 -29058-5 0  9991
2 25343  86.3985 197.8482 0002226  84.4239 275.7211 14.34213399  8023
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 10:16:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002226
inclination: 86.3985°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.8482°
argument of perigee: 84.4239°
revolutions per day: 14.34213399
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.7211°
orbit number at epoch: 802

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

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