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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   17118.83729770 +.00000156 +00000-0 +35784-4 0  9994
2 25344 086.4469 223.7714 0001897 109.9910 250.1498 14.49028999000102
Epoch (UTC): 28 April 2017 20:05:42
Eccentricity: 0.0001897
inclination: 86.4469°
perigee height: 727 km
apogee height: 730 km
right ascension of ascending node: 223.7714°
argument of perigee: 109.9910°
revolutions per day: 14.49028999
mean anomaly at epoch: 250.1498°
orbit number at epoch: 10

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

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