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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   16127.49245067  .00000019  00000-0 -30799-6 0  9991
2 27376  86.3972 129.1107 0003194  63.5061 296.6462 14.34214502757821
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2016 11:49:07
Eccentricity: 0.0003194
inclination: 86.3972°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 129.1107°
argument of perigee: 63.5061°
revolutions per day: 14.34214502
mean anomaly at epoch: 296.6462°
orbit number at epoch: 75782

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

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