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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   14209.13686624  .00000309  00000-0  10312-3 0    21
2 25471 086.3960 102.7228 0002029 102.5503 009.5170 14.34216168836818
Epoch (UTC): 28 July 2014 03:17:05
Eccentricity: 0.0002029
inclination: 86.3960°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 102.7228°
argument of perigee: 102.5503°
revolutions per day: 14.34216168
mean anomaly at epoch: 9.5170°
orbit number at epoch: 83681

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

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