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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   15025.43036914  .00000118  00000-0  34936-4 0  5431
2 27450 086.3992 324.1313 0002086 115.0098 245.1314 14.34214960664992
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2015 10:19:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002086
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 324.1313°
argument of perigee: 115.0098°
revolutions per day: 14.34214960
mean anomaly at epoch: 245.1314°
orbit number at epoch: 66499

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

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