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IRIDIUM 100 - 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 42956U 17061B   21263.06826595  .00000061  00000-0  14767-4 0  9992
2 42956  86.4006  28.6238 0002094  95.4787 264.6648 14.34217614206665
Epoch (UTC): 20 September 2021 01:38:18
Eccentricity: 0.0002094
inclination: 86.4006°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 28.6238°
argument of perigee: 95.4787°
revolutions per day: 14.34217614
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.6648°
orbit number at epoch: 20666

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

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