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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   15029.52938562  .00000110  00000-0  32044-4 0   786
2 25778 086.3937 227.4490 0002171 101.7412 287.4415 14.34217392823462
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 12:42:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002171
inclination: 86.3937°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 227.4490°
argument of perigee: 101.7412°
revolutions per day: 14.34217392
mean anomaly at epoch: 287.4415°
orbit number at epoch: 82346

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

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