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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   14234.28342241 -.00000087  00000-0 -38140-4 0  7011
2 25170 086.3923 060.9538 0002294 113.6135 300.8754 14.34212736864149
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2014 06:48:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002294
inclination: 86.3923°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 60.9538°
argument of perigee: 113.6135°
revolutions per day: 14.34212736
mean anomaly at epoch: 300.8754°
orbit number at epoch: 86414

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

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