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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   17324.92657179 +.00000121 +00000-0 +36078-4 0  9996
2 25077 086.3937 316.3630 0002519 097.7920 262.3562 14.34513013044652
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2017 22:14:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002519
inclination: 86.3937°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.3630°
argument of perigee: 97.7920°
revolutions per day: 14.34513013
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.3562°
orbit number at epoch: 4465

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

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