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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   16206.35336335  .00000217  00000-0  70329-4 0  9994
2 25170  86.4004 127.5484 0002131  78.2099 281.9336 14.34215909964775
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2016 08:28:50
Eccentricity: 0.0002131
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.5484°
argument of perigee: 78.2099°
revolutions per day: 14.34215909
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.9336°
orbit number at epoch: 96477

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

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