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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   15240.17504938  .00000076  00000-0  19978-4 0  9993
2 25170 086.3921 265.9084 0002079 087.0340 339.0819 14.34218398917306
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2015 04:12:04
Eccentricity: 0.0002079
inclination: 86.3921°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.9084°
argument of perigee: 87.0340°
revolutions per day: 14.34218398
mean anomaly at epoch: 339.0819°
orbit number at epoch: 91730

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

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