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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   15147.52572687  .00000052  00000-0  11346-4 0  9990
2 25042 086.3947 336.3692 0002083 093.9173 266.2261 14.34214145918573
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 12:37:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002083
inclination: 86.3947°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.3692°
argument of perigee: 93.9173°
revolutions per day: 14.34214145
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.2261°
orbit number at epoch: 91857

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

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