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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   15245.48023596  .00000012  00000-0 -29325-5 0  9998
2 27450  86.3940 232.1143 0002146  94.9104 265.2337 14.34215314696531
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 11:31:32
Eccentricity: 0.0002146
inclination: 86.3940°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.1143°
argument of perigee: 94.9104°
revolutions per day: 14.34215314
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.2337°
orbit number at epoch: 69653

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

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