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Iridium 39 - 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 25042U 97069D   17178.46449543 +.00000114 +00000-0 +26291-4 0  9997
2 25042 086.3912 014.8282 0016801 280.1144 079.8163 14.46162327028207
Epoch (UTC): 27 June 2017 11:08:52
Eccentricity: 0.0016801
inclination: 86.3912°
perigee height: 726 km
apogee height: 750 km
right ascension of ascending node: 14.8282°
argument of perigee: 280.1144°
revolutions per day: 14.46162327
mean anomaly at epoch: 79.8163°
orbit number at epoch: 2820

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

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