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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   18111.84429135 +.00001174 +00000-0 +56893-4 0  9996
2 25527 085.5341 209.9349 0010465 047.4004 312.8117 15.17331766065150
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2018 20:15:46
Eccentricity: 0.0010465
inclination: 85.5341°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 521 km
right ascension of ascending node: 209.9349°
argument of perigee: 47.4004°
revolutions per day: 15.17331766
mean anomaly at epoch: 312.8117°
orbit number at epoch: 6515

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

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