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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   16180.54815426  .00000023  00000-0  10472-5 0  9994
2 25343  86.3952  11.7090 0002266  88.5412 323.7567 14.34215799948418
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2016 13:09:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002266
inclination: 86.3952°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.7090°
argument of perigee: 88.5412°
revolutions per day: 14.34215799
mean anomaly at epoch: 323.7567°
orbit number at epoch: 94841

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

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