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Iridium 57 - 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 25273U 98019B   15031.17332236  .00000452  00000-0  15425-3 0   737
2 25273 086.3971 290.1153 0002030 098.9708 261.1717 14.34215204881651
Epoch (UTC): 31 January 2015 04:09:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002030
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 290.1153°
argument of perigee: 98.9708°
revolutions per day: 14.34215204
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.1717°
orbit number at epoch: 88165

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

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