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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   17203.92486605 -.00000034 +00000-0 -19129-4 0  9993
2 27451 086.3952 007.2400 0001831 100.5214 052.5688 14.34211252796408
Epoch (UTC): 22 July 2017 22:11:48
Eccentricity: 0.0001831
inclination: 86.3952°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.2400°
argument of perigee: 100.5214°
revolutions per day: 14.34211252
mean anomaly at epoch: 52.5688°
orbit number at epoch: 79640

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

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