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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   16240.51752499 -.00000027  00000-0 -16765-4 0  9997
2 27376  86.3952  81.8979 0002874  57.0096 303.1376 14.34215792774021
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2016 12:25:14
Eccentricity: 0.0002874
inclination: 86.3952°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 81.8979°
argument of perigee: 57.0096°
revolutions per day: 14.34215792
mean anomaly at epoch: 303.1376°
orbit number at epoch: 77402

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

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