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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   15147.53376950  .00000076  00000-0  19987-4 0  9999
2 25778 086.3977 178.1650 0002448 089.7616 072.5815 14.34215973840373
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 12:48:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002448
inclination: 86.3977°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 178.1650°
argument of perigee: 89.7616°
revolutions per day: 14.34215973
mean anomaly at epoch: 72.5815°
orbit number at epoch: 84037

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

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