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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   15239.32433666  .00000217  00000-0  70488-4 0  9996
2 25108 086.4015 171.2589 0002270 079.9259 035.1644 14.34225823925796
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2015 07:47:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002270
inclination: 86.4015°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 171.2589°
argument of perigee: 79.9259°
revolutions per day: 14.34225823
mean anomaly at epoch: 35.1644°
orbit number at epoch: 92579

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

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