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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   18110.19211996  .00000070  00000-0  17875-4 0  9994
2 25273  86.3982 159.0425 0002249  94.3121 265.8332 14.34302196 50074
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2018 04:36:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002249
inclination: 86.3982°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 159.0425°
argument of perigee: 94.3121°
revolutions per day: 14.34302196
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.8332°
orbit number at epoch: 5007

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

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