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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   15126.54277366  .00000274  00000-0  90793-4 0  9992
2 25471 086.3956 344.6382 0002239 086.3763 297.5857 14.34215901877293
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2015 13:01:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002239
inclination: 86.3956°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 344.6382°
argument of perigee: 86.3763°
revolutions per day: 14.34215901
mean anomaly at epoch: 297.5857°
orbit number at epoch: 87729

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

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