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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   17113.85859671 +.00000241 +00000-0 +78869-4 0  9997
2 25173 086.4005 013.0860 0002178 082.0066 278.1377 14.34226811003719
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 20:36:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002178
inclination: 86.4005°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 13.0860°
argument of perigee: 82.0066°
revolutions per day: 14.34226811
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.1377°
orbit number at epoch: 371

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

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