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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   14240.20717225  .00000177  00000-0  56032-4 0  8555
2 25778 086.3944 291.9805 0002379 116.1450 302.6764 14.34218864801343
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2014 04:58:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002379
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 291.9805°
argument of perigee: 116.1450°
revolutions per day: 14.34218864
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.6764°
orbit number at epoch: 80134

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

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