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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   14303.25143403  .00000550  00000-0  18946-3 0  7107
2 27376 086.4015 000.5534 0004020 067.9115 292.2507 14.34215455678386
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 06:02:03
Eccentricity: 0.0004020
inclination: 86.4015°
perigee height: 775 km
apogee height: 780 km
right ascension of ascending node: 0.5534°
argument of perigee: 67.9115°
revolutions per day: 14.34215455
mean anomaly at epoch: 292.2507°
orbit number at epoch: 67838

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

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