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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   17147.69638460 +.00000032 +00000-0 +44214-5 0  9993
2 25173 086.3961 358.9447 0002097 088.4668 271.6768 14.34216525008560
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 16:42:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002097
inclination: 86.3961°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.9447°
argument of perigee: 88.4668°
revolutions per day: 14.34216525
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.6768°
orbit number at epoch: 856

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

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