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Iridium 96 - 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 27376U 02005E   18022.80384453 +.00025612 -11690-5 +28675-3 0  9990
2 27376 086.3812 225.4735 0323331 041.4418 321.0862 15.18480447248525
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2018 19:17:32
Eccentricity: 0.0323331
inclination: 86.3812°
perigee height: 288 km
apogee height: 733 km
right ascension of ascending node: 225.4735°
argument of perigee: 41.4418°
revolutions per day: 15.18480447
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.0862°
orbit number at epoch: 24852

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

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