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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   16039.55297307  .00000016  00000-0 -12184-5 0  9990
2 25042  86.3946 228.9274 0001995  93.7150 266.4274 14.34216846955418
Epoch (UTC): 08 February 2016 13:16:16
Eccentricity: 0.0001995
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.9274°
argument of perigee: 93.7150°
revolutions per day: 14.34216846
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.4274°
orbit number at epoch: 95541

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

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