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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   17141.72311872 +.00000150 +00000-0 +36286-4 0  9994
2 25042 086.3948 030.5073 0020641 045.3807 314.9074 14.46154110022639
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 17:21:17
Eccentricity: 0.0020641
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 723 km
apogee height: 753 km
right ascension of ascending node: 30.5073°
argument of perigee: 45.3807°
revolutions per day: 14.46154110
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.9074°
orbit number at epoch: 2263

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

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