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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   14303.43455432  .00000481  00000-0  16461-3 0   243
2 25343 086.3948 265.4292 0002169 102.1003 012.3189 14.34215060861399
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 10:25:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002169
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.4292°
argument of perigee: 102.1003°
revolutions per day: 14.34215060
mean anomaly at epoch: 12.3189°
orbit number at epoch: 86139

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

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