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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   16121.63555203  .00000021  00000-0  30988-6 0  9999
2 25471  86.4001 194.0854 0002235  94.2970  20.0567 14.34213381928902
Epoch (UTC): 30 April 2016 15:15:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002235
inclination: 86.4001°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 194.0854°
argument of perigee: 94.2970°
revolutions per day: 14.34213381
mean anomaly at epoch: 20.0567°
orbit number at epoch: 92890

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

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