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Location: Fishcreek Rd Observing Site
(41.1865°N, 81.4271°W)
Time: 08:12:22
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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   16240.47604831 -.00000034  00000-0 -19273-4 0  9999
2 25104  86.3929  50.0221 0002289 118.4990 241.6436 14.34213692978278
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2016 11:25:30
Eccentricity: 0.0002289
inclination: 86.3929°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 50.0221°
argument of perigee: 118.4990°
revolutions per day: 14.34213692
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.6436°
orbit number at epoch: 97827

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

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