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Iridium 49 - 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 25108U 97082E   17202.16097560 +.00000068 +00000-0 +17230-4 0  9999
2 25108 086.3946 241.1859 0002197 092.7577 324.4793 14.34219951024984
Epoch (UTC): 21 July 2017 03:51:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002197
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.1859°
argument of perigee: 92.7577°
revolutions per day: 14.34219951
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.4793°
orbit number at epoch: 2498

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

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