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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   16177.46691004  .00000088  00000-0  24318-4 0  9991
2 25077  86.3974 171.0650 0002283  84.7777 275.3679 14.34486774971054
Epoch (UTC): 25 June 2016 11:12:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002283
inclination: 86.3974°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 171.0650°
argument of perigee: 84.7777°
revolutions per day: 14.34486774
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.3679°
orbit number at epoch: 97105

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

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