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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   17230.47918727  .00000044  00000-0  84930-5 0  9996
2 25077  86.4002 355.8540 0002663  88.9307 271.2194 14.34514703 31120
Epoch (UTC): 18 August 2017 11:30:01
Eccentricity: 0.0002663
inclination: 86.4002°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.8540°
argument of perigee: 88.9307°
revolutions per day: 14.34514703
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.2194°
orbit number at epoch: 3112

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

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