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Iridium 2 - 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 25527U 98066A   15124.50282205  .00004894  00000-0  28163-3 0  9995
2 25527 085.5302 128.2566 0012604 059.5414 109.4785 15.12137631900606
Epoch (UTC): 04 May 2015 12:04:03
Eccentricity: 0.0012604
inclination: 85.5302°
perigee height: 521 km
apogee height: 538 km
right ascension of ascending node: 128.2566°
argument of perigee: 59.5414°
revolutions per day: 15.12137631
mean anomaly at epoch: 109.4785°
orbit number at epoch: 90060

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

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