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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   16121.58461368  .00000171  00000-0  54068-4 0  9991
2 25170  86.3973 162.9668 0002122  98.2146 261.9291 14.34220132952624
Epoch (UTC): 30 April 2016 14:01:50
Eccentricity: 0.0002122
inclination: 86.3973°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.9668°
argument of perigee: 98.2146°
revolutions per day: 14.34220132
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.9291°
orbit number at epoch: 95262

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

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