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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   16178.32204583  .00000175  00000-0  55379-4 0  9990
2 27450  86.3975 107.6881 0002128  80.5845 279.5591 14.34218754739222
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2016 07:43:44
Eccentricity: 0.0002128
inclination: 86.3975°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 107.6881°
argument of perigee: 80.5845°
revolutions per day: 14.34218754
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.5591°
orbit number at epoch: 73922

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

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