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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   15211.29099257  .00000235  00000-0  76924-4 0  9998
2 25170 086.3969 277.9885 0002504 089.1066 337.6269 14.34220772913163
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 06:59:01
Eccentricity: 0.0002504
inclination: 86.3969°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.9885°
argument of perigee: 89.1066°
revolutions per day: 14.34220772
mean anomaly at epoch: 337.6269°
orbit number at epoch: 91316

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

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