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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   15239.23113434  .00000104  00000-0  29812-4 0  9993
2 25077 086.3967 297.8254 0002110 093.1394 267.0043 14.34400484927587
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2015 05:32:50
Eccentricity: 0.0002110
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 297.8254°
argument of perigee: 93.1394°
revolutions per day: 14.34400484
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.0043°
orbit number at epoch: 92758

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

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