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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   18052.54723484  .00000186  00000-0  59428-4 0  9999
2 25343  86.3963 119.6941 0002131  97.9373 262.2065 14.34219590 34840
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2018 13:08:01
Eccentricity: 0.0002131
inclination: 86.3963°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 119.6941°
argument of perigee: 97.9373°
revolutions per day: 14.34219590
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.2065°
orbit number at epoch: 3484

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

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