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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   18050.52493257 -.00000160  00000-0 -64065-4 0  9998
2 25170  86.3930 247.0894 0001787  90.4938 269.6462 14.34214949 47216
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2018 12:35:54
Eccentricity: 0.0001787
inclination: 86.3930°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 247.0894°
argument of perigee: 90.4938°
revolutions per day: 14.34214949
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.6462°
orbit number at epoch: 4721

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

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