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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   15091.84917677  .00000622  00000-0  21515-3 0  9994
2 25778 086.4014 201.4092 0001981 103.1020 011.3354 14.34216477832399
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 20:22:48
Eccentricity: 0.0001981
inclination: 86.4014°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.4092°
argument of perigee: 103.1020°
revolutions per day: 14.34216477
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.3354°
orbit number at epoch: 83239

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

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