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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   15118.16388236  .00000096  00000-0  27085-4 0  9997
2 25170 086.3932 316.9303 0002071 082.0550 056.1803 14.34213187899815
Epoch (UTC): 28 April 2015 03:55:59
Eccentricity: 0.0002071
inclination: 86.3932°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.9303°
argument of perigee: 82.0550°
revolutions per day: 14.34213187
mean anomaly at epoch: 56.1803°
orbit number at epoch: 89981

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

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