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Iridium 2 - 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 25527U 98066A   15186.47888678  .00005305  00000-0  29996-3 0  9998
2 25527 085.5333 091.9180 0010304 169.3616 277.2883 15.12808058909977
Epoch (UTC): 05 July 2015 11:29:35
Eccentricity: 0.0010304
inclination: 85.5333°
perigee height: 520 km
apogee height: 535 km
right ascension of ascending node: 91.9180°
argument of perigee: 169.3616°
revolutions per day: 15.12808058
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.2883°
orbit number at epoch: 90997

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

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