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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   16270.54032037 -.00000118  00000-0 -49181-4 0  9992
2 25170  86.3913 100.7151 0002212  86.2739 273.8710 14.34216844973974
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 12:58:03
Eccentricity: 0.0002212
inclination: 86.3913°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 100.7151°
argument of perigee: 86.2739°
revolutions per day: 14.34216844
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.8710°
orbit number at epoch: 97397

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

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