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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   16344.41789513  .00000128  00000-0  38804-4 0  9996
2 25778  86.3948 303.2915 0002195  83.5440 276.6006 14.34216628920918
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2016 10:01:46
Eccentricity: 0.0002195
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.2915°
argument of perigee: 83.5440°
revolutions per day: 14.34216628
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.6006°
orbit number at epoch: 92091

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

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