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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   15029.52896191  .00000261  00000-0  85850-4 0  1271
2 25077 086.3956 025.4862 0002074 109.4328 250.7092 14.34317419897520
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 12:41:42
Eccentricity: 0.0002074
inclination: 86.3956°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 25.4862°
argument of perigee: 109.4328°
revolutions per day: 14.34317419
mean anomaly at epoch: 250.7092°
orbit number at epoch: 89752

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

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