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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   15057.52502681  .00000094  00000-0  26528-4 0  9990
2 25170 086.4024 342.2708 0002141 106.0398 340.6250 14.34215820891123
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2015 12:36:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002141
inclination: 86.4024°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.2708°
argument of perigee: 106.0398°
revolutions per day: 14.34215820
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.6250°
orbit number at epoch: 89112

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

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