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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   16269.60298409  .00000115  00000-0  33897-4 0  9995
2 25471  86.3956 132.2820 0002046  86.9964 327.6732 14.34220954950110
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2016 14:28:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002046
inclination: 86.3956°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 132.2820°
argument of perigee: 86.9964°
revolutions per day: 14.34220954
mean anomaly at epoch: 327.6732°
orbit number at epoch: 95011

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

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