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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   17207.89395758 +.00000158 +00000-0 +49244-4 0  9995
2 25170 086.3995 333.8931 0002398 099.7816 260.3651 14.34217399017373
Epoch (UTC): 26 July 2017 21:27:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002398
inclination: 86.3995°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 333.8931°
argument of perigee: 99.7816°
revolutions per day: 14.34217399
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.3651°
orbit number at epoch: 1737

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

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