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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   17265.17383141  .00000141  00000-0  43237-4 0  9991
2 25170  86.3953 309.9670 0002083  87.1543 272.9891 14.34218908 25663
Epoch (UTC): 22 September 2017 04:10:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002083
inclination: 86.3953°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 309.9670°
argument of perigee: 87.1543°
revolutions per day: 14.34218908
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.9891°
orbit number at epoch: 2566

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

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