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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   17323.40805043  .00000188  00000-0  59987-4 0  9991
2 27376  86.4004 254.3495 0002317  53.3449 306.7960 14.34219065838366
Epoch (UTC): 19 November 2017 09:47:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002317
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 254.3495°
argument of perigee: 53.3449°
revolutions per day: 14.34219065
mean anomaly at epoch: 306.7960°
orbit number at epoch: 83836

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

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