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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   17018.54217855  .00000090  00000-0  25125-4 0  9995
2 25170  86.3938  53.0479 0002358  91.9793 268.1673 14.34212528990315
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2017 13:00:44
Eccentricity: 0.0002358
inclination: 86.3938°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 53.0479°
argument of perigee: 91.9793°
revolutions per day: 14.34212528
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.1673°
orbit number at epoch: 99031

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

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