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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   17022.46190181 -.00000029  00000-0 -17486-4 0  9991
2 25173  86.3936  51.2893 0002036  88.0540 272.0889 14.34215615990881
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2017 11:05:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002036
inclination: 86.3936°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.2893°
argument of perigee: 88.0540°
revolutions per day: 14.34215615
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.0889°
orbit number at epoch: 99088

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

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