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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   16270.31601303  .00003287  00000-0  17080-3 0  9992
2 25527  85.5349 187.8909 0009067 356.3792   3.7380 15.15675342977896
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 07:35:03
Eccentricity: 0.0009067
inclination: 85.5349°
perigee height: 512 km
apogee height: 525 km
right ascension of ascending node: 187.8909°
argument of perigee: 356.3792°
revolutions per day: 15.15675342
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.7380°
orbit number at epoch: 97789

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

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