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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   16181.50395248 -.00000011  00000-0 -10905-4 0  9998
2 25471  86.3970 169.0770 0002322  85.4901  65.1647 14.34217186937487
Epoch (UTC): 29 June 2016 12:05:41
Eccentricity: 0.0002322
inclination: 86.3970°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.0770°
argument of perigee: 85.4901°
revolutions per day: 14.34217186
mean anomaly at epoch: 65.1647°
orbit number at epoch: 93748

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

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