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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   17207.87147022 +.00000167 +00000-0 +52552-4 0  9997
2 27376 086.4006 302.6362 0002650 068.4887 291.6591 14.34219883222469
Epoch (UTC): 26 July 2017 20:54:55
Eccentricity: 0.0002650
inclination: 86.4006°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 302.6362°
argument of perigee: 68.4887°
revolutions per day: 14.34219883
mean anomaly at epoch: 291.6591°
orbit number at epoch: 22246

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

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