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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   15213.25638322  .00000269  00000-0  88841-4 0  9999
2 25173 086.3960 277.0472 0002250 094.3916 328.1326 14.34220767913455
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 06:09:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002250
inclination: 86.3960°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.0472°
argument of perigee: 94.3916°
revolutions per day: 14.34220767
mean anomaly at epoch: 328.1326°
orbit number at epoch: 91345

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

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