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Location: Fishcreek Rd Observing Site
(41.1865°N, 81.4271°W)
Time: 05:54:37
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Iridium 45 - 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 25104U 97082A   15029.53692427  .00000471  00000-0  16122-3 0   799
2 25104 087.0259 280.6646 0001905 099.0886 261.0526 14.34222338895727
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 12:53:10
Eccentricity: 0.0001905
inclination: 87.0259°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 280.6646°
argument of perigee: 99.0886°
revolutions per day: 14.34222338
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.0526°
orbit number at epoch: 89572

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

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