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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   17080.69625955 -.00000057 +00000-0 -27414-4 0  9991
2 25108 086.3921 291.9857 0001888 082.1306 347.0975 14.34217322007576
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 16:42:36
Eccentricity: 0.0001888
inclination: 86.3921°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 291.9857°
argument of perigee: 82.1306°
revolutions per day: 14.34217322
mean anomaly at epoch: 347.0975°
orbit number at epoch: 757

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

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