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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   15090.19452382  .00000516  00000-0  17722-3 0  9999
2 25173 086.3979 328.5102 0002024 085.1172 027.9992 14.34218977895810
Epoch (UTC): 31 March 2015 04:40:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002024
inclination: 86.3979°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.5102°
argument of perigee: 85.1172°
revolutions per day: 14.34218977
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.9992°
orbit number at epoch: 89581

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

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