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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   14297.97415379  .00000563  00000-0  19386-3 0    73
2 25077 086.3973 065.8576 0002195 110.9672 249.1759 14.34253012883684
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 23:22:46
Eccentricity: 0.0002195
inclination: 86.3973°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 65.8576°
argument of perigee: 110.9672°
revolutions per day: 14.34253012
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.1759°
orbit number at epoch: 88368

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

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