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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   14233.11308719 -.00000098  00000-0 -42027-4 0  6991
2 25170 086.3923 061.4437 0002292 113.7725 021.8983 14.34213072863975
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2014 02:42:50
Eccentricity: 0.0002292
inclination: 86.3923°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 61.4437°
argument of perigee: 113.7725°
revolutions per day: 14.34213072
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.8983°
orbit number at epoch: 86397

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

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