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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   17324.72724563 +.00000017 +00000-0 -89321-6 0  9995
2 27450 086.3975 253.4438 0001920 081.0312 279.1101 14.34217872812612
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2017 17:27:14
Eccentricity: 0.0001920
inclination: 86.3975°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 253.4438°
argument of perigee: 81.0312°
revolutions per day: 14.34217872
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.1101°
orbit number at epoch: 81261

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

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