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Iridium 98 - 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 27451U 02031B   15215.48580595  .00000303  00000-0  10121-3 0  9997
2 27451 086.3980 308.0109 0002055 094.0373 359.9042 14.34217444693301
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2015 11:39:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002055
inclination: 86.3980°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 308.0109°
argument of perigee: 94.0373°
revolutions per day: 14.34217444
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.9042°
orbit number at epoch: 69330

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

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