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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   16239.26998921  .00000062  00000-0  14869-4 0  9998
2 25077  86.4010 145.2511 0002203  89.1166 271.0283 14.34497062979917
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2016 06:28:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002203
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 145.2511°
argument of perigee: 89.1166°
revolutions per day: 14.34497062
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.0283°
orbit number at epoch: 97991

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

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