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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   16337.28638926  .00000149  00000-0  46021-4 0  9997
2 27376  86.4011  41.4693 0003320  83.1063 277.0510 14.34218843787892
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2016 06:52:24
Eccentricity: 0.0003320
inclination: 86.4011°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.4693°
argument of perigee: 83.1063°
revolutions per day: 14.34218843
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.0510°
orbit number at epoch: 78789

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

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