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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   17052.51201533 -.00000009  00000-0 -10292-4 0  9996
2 25778  86.3931 272.3152 0002038  86.9092 273.2337 14.34218161931539
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2017 12:17:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002038
inclination: 86.3931°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.3152°
argument of perigee: 86.9092°
revolutions per day: 14.34218161
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.2337°
orbit number at epoch: 93153

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

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