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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   16339.54049154 -.00000052  00000-0 -25756-4 0  9994
2 25108  86.3937 336.7932 0001958  84.5492  29.4500 14.34216831992476
Epoch (UTC): 04 December 2016 12:58:18
Eccentricity: 0.0001958
inclination: 86.3937°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.7932°
argument of perigee: 84.5492°
revolutions per day: 14.34216831
mean anomaly at epoch: 29.4500°
orbit number at epoch: 99247

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

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