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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   14303.42785336  .00000561  00000-0  19336-3 0  9516
2 25778 086.3948 265.5251 0002155 094.4916 018.1201 14.34215416810408
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 10:16:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002155
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.5251°
argument of perigee: 94.4916°
revolutions per day: 14.34215416
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.1201°
orbit number at epoch: 81040

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

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