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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   17116.85052049 +.00000129 +00000-0 +38609-4 0  9992
2 25077 086.4001 043.3702 0002426 087.8944 272.2529 14.34538137014828
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2017 20:24:44
Eccentricity: 0.0002426
inclination: 86.4001°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 43.3702°
argument of perigee: 87.8944°
revolutions per day: 14.34538137
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.2529°
orbit number at epoch: 1482

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

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