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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   17327.53947867 -.00000023  00000-0 -15331-4 0  9995
2 25778  86.3958 157.4049 0001837  81.9010 278.2394 14.34221002970952
Epoch (UTC): 23 November 2017 12:56:50
Eccentricity: 0.0001837
inclination: 86.3958°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 157.4049°
argument of perigee: 81.9010°
revolutions per day: 14.34221002
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.2394°
orbit number at epoch: 97095

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

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