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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   15143.50568311  .00000332  00000-0  82609-4 0  9990
2 25344 086.4431 162.2562 0003031 085.5704 076.2604 14.48733125898138
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2015 12:08:11
Eccentricity: 0.0003031
inclination: 86.4431°
perigee height: 727 km
apogee height: 732 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.2562°
argument of perigee: 85.5704°
revolutions per day: 14.48733125
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.2604°
orbit number at epoch: 89813

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

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