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Iridium 41 - 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 25040U 97069B   17179.55229494 -.00000036 +00000-0 -19773-4 0  9999
2 25040 086.3951 017.2086 0001943 082.9524 277.1893 14.34216005027648
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2017 13:15:18
Eccentricity: 0.0001943
inclination: 86.3951°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 17.2086°
argument of perigee: 82.9524°
revolutions per day: 14.34216005
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.1893°
orbit number at epoch: 2764

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

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