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Iridium 97 - 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 27450U 02031A   17145.53638420 -.00000024 +00000-0 -15587-4 0  9991
2 27450 086.3933 328.3670 0001917 083.4645 276.6769 14.34217566786934
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2017 12:52:23
Eccentricity: 0.0001917
inclination: 86.3933°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.3670°
argument of perigee: 83.4645°
revolutions per day: 14.34217566
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.6769°
orbit number at epoch: 78693

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

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