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Iridium 21 - 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 25778U 99032B   14243.20803601  .00000198  00000-0  63474-4 0  8609
2 25778 086.3942 290.7255 0002395 115.7165 307.3230 14.34218525801774
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2014 04:59:34
Eccentricity: 0.0002395
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 290.7255°
argument of perigee: 115.7165°
revolutions per day: 14.34218525
mean anomaly at epoch: 307.3230°
orbit number at epoch: 80177

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

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