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Iridium 42 - 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 25077U 97077A   14295.46254682  .00000455  00000-0  15518-3 0    43
2 25077 086.3971 066.9072 0002182 111.5658 248.5771 14.34250880883320
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2014 11:06:04
Eccentricity: 0.0002182
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.9072°
argument of perigee: 111.5658°
revolutions per day: 14.34250880
mean anomaly at epoch: 248.5771°
orbit number at epoch: 88332

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

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