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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   17052.44978501  .00000011  00000-0 -29677-5 0  9995
2 25170  86.3942  38.8577 0002051  80.1105 280.0322 14.34212681995170
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2017 10:47:41
Eccentricity: 0.0002051
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 38.8577°
argument of perigee: 80.1105°
revolutions per day: 14.34212681
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.0322°
orbit number at epoch: 99517

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

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