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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   15062.31278309  .00000697  00000-0  24191-3 0  9991
2 25471 086.3992 011.4729 0002089 083.9429 078.4759 14.34217890868085
Epoch (UTC): 03 March 2015 07:30:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002089
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.4729°
argument of perigee: 83.9429°
revolutions per day: 14.34217890
mean anomaly at epoch: 78.4759°
orbit number at epoch: 86808

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

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