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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   15147.52210755 -.00000055  00000-0 -26675-4 0  9990
2 25170 086.3933 304.6422 0001821 091.8647 332.1084 14.34215064904023
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 12:31:50
Eccentricity: 0.0001821
inclination: 86.3933°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.6422°
argument of perigee: 91.8647°
revolutions per day: 14.34215064
mean anomaly at epoch: 332.1084°
orbit number at epoch: 90402

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

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