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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   14298.15834062  .00000852  00000-0  29711-3 0  7036
2 27376 086.4019 002.6799 0004454 077.8891 282.2803 14.34219096677650
Epoch (UTC): 25 October 2014 03:48:00
Eccentricity: 0.0004454
inclination: 86.4019°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 781 km
right ascension of ascending node: 2.6799°
argument of perigee: 77.8891°
revolutions per day: 14.34219096
mean anomaly at epoch: 282.2803°
orbit number at epoch: 67765

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

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