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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   17264.55860403 +.00000110 +00000-0 +32340-4 0  9995
2 25173 086.3951 310.0928 0002204 095.2440 264.9008 14.34230351025313
Epoch (UTC): 21 September 2017 13:24:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002204
inclination: 86.3951°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 310.0928°
argument of perigee: 95.2440°
revolutions per day: 14.34230351
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.9008°
orbit number at epoch: 2531

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

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