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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   17205.95325185 +.00000094 +00000-0 +26640-4 0  9994
2 25173 086.3983 334.5813 0002296 092.7776 267.3682 14.34214970016917
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2017 22:52:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002296
inclination: 86.3983°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.5813°
argument of perigee: 92.7776°
revolutions per day: 14.34214970
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.3682°
orbit number at epoch: 1691

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

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