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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   17230.84329623 +.00000098 +00000-0 +21432-4 0  9997
2 25042 086.3957 352.4763 0021205 103.4219 256.9349 14.46172264035512
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 20:14:20
Eccentricity: 0.0021205
inclination: 86.3957°
perigee height: 723 km
apogee height: 753 km
right ascension of ascending node: 352.4763°
argument of perigee: 103.4219°
revolutions per day: 14.46172264
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.9349°
orbit number at epoch: 3551

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

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