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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   17147.81588575 +.00000182 +00000-0 +57848-4 0  9996
2 25778 086.3991 232.4649 0002338 098.3312 261.8149 14.34223440945117
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 19:34:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002338
inclination: 86.3991°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.4649°
argument of perigee: 98.3312°
revolutions per day: 14.34223440
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.8149°
orbit number at epoch: 94511

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

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