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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   16122.57170758  .00000216  00000-0  70006-4 0  9990
2 25040  86.4008 193.9832 0002217  98.7805  35.1193 14.34219346967318
Epoch (UTC): 01 May 2016 13:43:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002217
inclination: 86.4008°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 193.9832°
argument of perigee: 98.7805°
revolutions per day: 14.34219346
mean anomaly at epoch: 35.1193°
orbit number at epoch: 96731

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

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