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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   14329.33905671  .00000593  00000-0  20478-3 0  1752
2 25471 086.3976 052.4476 0002192 116.8979 309.0235 14.34230421854040
Epoch (UTC): 25 November 2014 08:08:14
Eccentricity: 0.0002192
inclination: 86.3976°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 52.4476°
argument of perigee: 116.8979°
revolutions per day: 14.34230421
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.0235°
orbit number at epoch: 85404

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

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