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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   14355.29296601  .00000977  00000-0  25495-3 0  9578
2 25344 086.4429 226.9117 0001906 121.8534 014.2146 14.48532949875952
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 07:01:52
Eccentricity: 0.0001906
inclination: 86.4429°
perigee height: 729 km
apogee height: 732 km
right ascension of ascending node: 226.9117°
argument of perigee: 121.8534°
revolutions per day: 14.48532949
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.2146°
orbit number at epoch: 87595

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

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