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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   16205.36902955  .00000084  00000-0  22965-4 0  9994
2 25077  86.3999 159.4075 0002116  86.4444 273.6994 14.34492258975056
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2016 08:51:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002116
inclination: 86.3999°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 159.4075°
argument of perigee: 86.4444°
revolutions per day: 14.34492258
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.6994°
orbit number at epoch: 97505

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

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