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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   15115.08289179  .00000344  00000-0  11591-3 0  9992
2 27450 086.3921 286.6425 0001642 092.2655 267.8729 14.34222585677843
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2015 01:59:21
Eccentricity: 0.0001642
inclination: 86.3921°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 286.6425°
argument of perigee: 92.2655°
revolutions per day: 14.34222585
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.8729°
orbit number at epoch: 67784

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

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