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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   14302.98020846  .00000630  00000-0  21805-3 0  1360
2 25471 086.3972 063.4625 0001948 110.2119 026.0403 14.34217243850266
Epoch (UTC): 29 October 2014 23:31:30
Eccentricity: 0.0001948
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.4625°
argument of perigee: 110.2119°
revolutions per day: 14.34217243
mean anomaly at epoch: 26.0403°
orbit number at epoch: 85026

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

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