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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   15062.34060558  .00000666  00000-0  23078-3 0  9999
2 25170 086.4023 340.2613 0002162 090.9033 003.7256 14.34217315891815
Epoch (UTC): 03 March 2015 08:10:28
Eccentricity: 0.0002162
inclination: 86.4023°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 340.2613°
argument of perigee: 90.9033°
revolutions per day: 14.34217315
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.7256°
orbit number at epoch: 89181

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

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