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Iridium 53 - 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 25173U 98010E   15114.53254699  .00000306  00000-0  10219-3 0  9996
2 25173 086.3938 318.3320 0002111 090.9063 324.5410 14.34212781899300
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2015 12:46:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002111
inclination: 86.3938°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.3320°
argument of perigee: 90.9063°
revolutions per day: 14.34212781
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.5410°
orbit number at epoch: 89930

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

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