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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   16127.24280063  .00000192  00000-0  61133-4 0  9993
2 25077  86.4007 192.0486 0002364  97.1691 262.9773 14.34474677963850
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2016 05:49:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002364
inclination: 86.4007°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 192.0486°
argument of perigee: 97.1691°
revolutions per day: 14.34474677
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.9773°
orbit number at epoch: 96385

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

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