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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   15184.51775126  .00000214  00000-0  69530-4 0  9993
2 25173 086.3976 289.0580 0002248 093.5538 359.9337 14.34216809909331
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2015 12:25:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002248
inclination: 86.3976°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 289.0580°
argument of perigee: 93.5538°
revolutions per day: 14.34216809
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.9337°
orbit number at epoch: 90933

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

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