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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   16274.09851766 -.00000090  00000-0 -39176-4 0  9996
2 25170  86.3914  99.2257 0002221  86.2952 273.8497 14.34216045974483
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2016 02:21:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002221
inclination: 86.3914°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 99.2257°
argument of perigee: 86.2952°
revolutions per day: 14.34216045
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.8497°
orbit number at epoch: 97448

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

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