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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   14331.50768539  .00000373  00000-0  12612-3 0  7498
2 27376 086.3984 348.7500 0000750 353.6176 006.5010 14.34214983682439
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 12:11:04
Eccentricity: 0.0000750
inclination: 86.3984°
perigee height: 777 km
apogee height: 778 km
right ascension of ascending node: 348.7500°
argument of perigee: 353.6176°
revolutions per day: 14.34214983
mean anomaly at epoch: 6.5010°
orbit number at epoch: 68243

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

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