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Iridium 77 - 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 25471U 98051E   14297.10989198  .00000740  00000-0  25700-3 0  1282
2 25471 086.3967 065.9170 0001846 107.5467 338.4308 14.34214563849426
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 02:38:14
Eccentricity: 0.0001846
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 65.9170°
argument of perigee: 107.5467°
revolutions per day: 14.34214563
mean anomaly at epoch: 338.4308°
orbit number at epoch: 84942

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

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