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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   17086.85262282 +.00000159 +00000-0 +38813-4 0  9993
2 25042 086.3920 053.9044 0017459 218.2871 141.7093 14.46138526014700
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2017 20:27:46
Eccentricity: 0.0017459
inclination: 86.3920°
perigee height: 726 km
apogee height: 751 km
right ascension of ascending node: 53.9044°
argument of perigee: 218.2871°
revolutions per day: 14.46138526
mean anomaly at epoch: 141.7093°
orbit number at epoch: 1470

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

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