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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   15212.43231924  .00000260  00000-0  85853-4 0  9992
2 25471 086.3990 308.7177 0002717 102.1423 305.1583 14.34214333889603
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2015 10:22:32
Eccentricity: 0.0002717
inclination: 86.3990°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 308.7177°
argument of perigee: 102.1423°
revolutions per day: 14.34214333
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.1583°
orbit number at epoch: 88960

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

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