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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   16181.28402717  .00000179  00000-0  57031-4 0  9997
2 27376  86.4010 106.6451 0001864 121.1845 238.9533 14.34220279765533
Epoch (UTC): 29 June 2016 06:48:59
Eccentricity: 0.0001864
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 106.6451°
argument of perigee: 121.1845°
revolutions per day: 14.34220279
mean anomaly at epoch: 238.9533°
orbit number at epoch: 76553

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

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