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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   16147.46872432  .00000036  00000-0  57634-5 0  9997
2 25170  86.3948 152.1481 0002496  95.4049 264.7432 14.34217964956334
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2016 11:14:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002496
inclination: 86.3948°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.1481°
argument of perigee: 95.4049°
revolutions per day: 14.34217964
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.7432°
orbit number at epoch: 95633

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

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