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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   15181.25519399  .00000203  00000-0  65470-4 0  9992
2 27376 086.3999 259.0296 0001705 042.6699 317.4629 14.34216651713212
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2015 06:07:28
Eccentricity: 0.0001705
inclination: 86.3999°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.0296°
argument of perigee: 42.6699°
revolutions per day: 14.34216651
mean anomaly at epoch: 317.4629°
orbit number at epoch: 71321

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

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