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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   14297.97519815  .00000456  00000-0  15579-3 0  9434
2 25778 086.3944 267.8062 0002236 095.5262 321.7706 14.34220630809624
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 23:24:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002236
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 267.8062°
argument of perigee: 95.5262°
revolutions per day: 14.34220630
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.7706°
orbit number at epoch: 80962

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

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