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Iridium 56 - 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 25170U 98010B   16177.46917724  .00000038  00000-0  66805-5 0  9996
2 25170  86.3976 139.6093 0002599  82.1616 277.9875 14.34213420960639
Epoch (UTC): 25 June 2016 11:15:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002599
inclination: 86.3976°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 139.6093°
argument of perigee: 82.1616°
revolutions per day: 14.34213420
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.9875°
orbit number at epoch: 96063

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

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