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Iridium 73 - 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 25344U 98032C   14296.43110547  .00000997  00000-0  26102-3 0  8760
2 25344 086.4429 251.7513 0002911 092.4011 024.5084 14.48415393867430
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 10:20:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002911
inclination: 86.4429°
perigee height: 729 km
apogee height: 733 km
right ascension of ascending node: 251.7513°
argument of perigee: 92.4011°
revolutions per day: 14.48415393
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.5084°
orbit number at epoch: 86743

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

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