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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   15213.35027048  .00000125  00000-0  37546-4 0  9999
2 25077 086.3992 308.6420 0002173 088.9796 271.1649 14.34395771923876
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 08:24:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002173
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 308.6420°
argument of perigee: 88.9796°
revolutions per day: 14.34395771
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.1649°
orbit number at epoch: 92387

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

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