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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   18112.54927470  .00000224  00000-0  73062-4 0  9994
2 25170  86.4026 221.1696 0002342  95.3278 264.8185 14.34215465 56106
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2018 13:10:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002342
inclination: 86.4026°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 221.1696°
argument of perigee: 95.3278°
revolutions per day: 14.34215465
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.8185°
orbit number at epoch: 5610

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

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