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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   15064.34076996  .00000339  00000-0  11373-3 0  9994
2 25077 086.4003 010.9330 0002319 089.0733 271.0728 14.34338398902515
Epoch (UTC): 05 March 2015 08:10:42
Eccentricity: 0.0002319
inclination: 86.4003°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 10.9330°
argument of perigee: 89.0733°
revolutions per day: 14.34338398
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.0728°
orbit number at epoch: 90251

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

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