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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   14294.50577175  .00000320  00000-0  10731-3 0   111
2 25343 086.3939 269.1647 0002191 102.6786 019.9194 14.34220645860115
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2014 12:08:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002191
inclination: 86.3939°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.1647°
argument of perigee: 102.6786°
revolutions per day: 14.34220645
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.9194°
orbit number at epoch: 86011

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

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