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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   15088.29230945  .00000768  00000-0  26729-3 0  9990
2 25042 086.4035 001.1210 0002319 079.8658 280.2799 14.34220051910081
Epoch (UTC): 29 March 2015 07:00:55
Eccentricity: 0.0002319
inclination: 86.4035°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 1.1210°
argument of perigee: 79.8658°
revolutions per day: 14.34220051
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.2799°
orbit number at epoch: 91008

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

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