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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   14324.50942983  .00000566  00000-0  19513-3 0  7512
2 25170 086.3989 023.2462 0002257 114.1410 019.7244 14.34225032877079
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2014 12:13:34
Eccentricity: 0.0002257
inclination: 86.3989°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.2462°
argument of perigee: 114.1410°
revolutions per day: 14.34225032
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.7244°
orbit number at epoch: 87707

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

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