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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   15148.51126081  .00000102  00000-0  29218-4 0  9998
2 25173 086.3944 304.1131 0002264 092.9204 329.8594 14.34216336904171
Epoch (UTC): 28 May 2015 12:16:12
Eccentricity: 0.0002264
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.1131°
argument of perigee: 92.9204°
revolutions per day: 14.34216336
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.8594°
orbit number at epoch: 90417

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

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