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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   16122.57405504  .00000108  00000-0  31583-4 0  9991
2 25173  86.3977 162.4323 0002428  92.7371 267.4103 14.34219503952771
Epoch (UTC): 01 May 2016 13:46:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002428
inclination: 86.3977°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.4323°
argument of perigee: 92.7371°
revolutions per day: 14.34219503
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.4103°
orbit number at epoch: 95277

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

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