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Location: Fishcreek Rd Observing Site
(41.1865°N, 81.4271°W)
Time: 08:03:50
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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   17234.83036294 -.00000024 +00000-0 -15795-4 0  9999
2 25104 086.3926 259.3461 0003169 087.5856 272.5703 14.34219914029663
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2017 19:55:43
Eccentricity: 0.0003169
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.3461°
argument of perigee: 87.5856°
revolutions per day: 14.34219914
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.5703°
orbit number at epoch: 2966

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

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