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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   16037.50618590  .00000070  00000-0  17781-4 0  9998
2 25778  86.3931  71.6149 0002116  91.9516 268.1922 14.34218945876923
Epoch (UTC): 06 February 2016 12:08:54
Eccentricity: 0.0002116
inclination: 86.3931°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 71.6149°
argument of perigee: 91.9516°
revolutions per day: 14.34218945
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.1922°
orbit number at epoch: 87692

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

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