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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   17115.85356410 +.00000213 +00000-0 +69150-4 0  9990
2 25040 086.3998 043.8300 0002323 086.8406 273.3056 14.34224610018514
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2017 20:29:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002323
inclination: 86.3998°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 43.8300°
argument of perigee: 86.8406°
revolutions per day: 14.34224610
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.3056°
orbit number at epoch: 1851

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

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