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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   14297.87150984  .00000730  00000-0  25344-3 0    27
2 25173 086.4000 034.2588 0002256 109.9477 028.9389 14.34219569873269
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 20:54:58
Eccentricity: 0.0002256
inclination: 86.4000°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 34.2588°
argument of perigee: 109.9477°
revolutions per day: 14.34219569
mean anomaly at epoch: 28.9389°
orbit number at epoch: 87326

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

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