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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   17291.58398820 +.00000142 +00000-0 +43300-4 0  9995
2 25077 086.3964 330.3191 0001809 099.1735 260.9665 14.34505273039876
Epoch (UTC): 18 October 2017 14:00:56
Eccentricity: 0.0001809
inclination: 86.3964°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.3191°
argument of perigee: 99.1735°
revolutions per day: 14.34505273
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.9665°
orbit number at epoch: 3987

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

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