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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   15025.27815300  .00000223  00000-0  72482-4 0   851
2 25108 086.3944 260.6986 0001955 099.6389 034.0200 14.34217148895111
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2015 06:40:32
Eccentricity: 0.0001955
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.6986°
argument of perigee: 99.6389°
revolutions per day: 14.34217148
mean anomaly at epoch: 34.0200°
orbit number at epoch: 89511

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

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