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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   17017.42977167  .00000166  00000-0  52269-4 0  9992
2 25108  86.3978 318.4358 0002199  87.1720  51.6640 14.34214067998760
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2017 10:18:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002199
inclination: 86.3978°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.4358°
argument of perigee: 87.1720°
revolutions per day: 14.34214067
mean anomaly at epoch: 51.6640°
orbit number at epoch: 99876

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

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