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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   16269.55634484  .00000179  00000-0  56731-4 0  9998
2 25778  86.3986 334.6094 0002138  95.1071 265.0369 14.34225079910184
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2016 13:21:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002138
inclination: 86.3986°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.6094°
argument of perigee: 95.1071°
revolutions per day: 14.34225079
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.0369°
orbit number at epoch: 91018

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

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