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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   17233.40023997  .00000127  00000-0  27970-4 0  9999
2 25344  86.4475 175.4011 0002093 101.9998 258.1440 14.49052416 16999
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2017 09:36:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002093
inclination: 86.4475°
perigee height: 727 km
apogee height: 730 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.4011°
argument of perigee: 101.9998°
revolutions per day: 14.49052416
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.1440°
orbit number at epoch: 1699

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

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