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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   16338.42523771  .00000246  00000-0  80836-4 0  9996
2 25170  86.3994  72.3267 0001929 101.8937 258.2475 14.34218348983701
Epoch (UTC): 03 December 2016 10:12:20
Eccentricity: 0.0001929
inclination: 86.3994°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.3267°
argument of perigee: 101.8937°
revolutions per day: 14.34218348
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.2475°
orbit number at epoch: 98370

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

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