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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   15029.55357542  .00007708  00000-0  46268-3 0  5316
2 25527 085.5332 183.8072 0012214 042.9758 071.6134 15.10704811886263
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 13:17:08
Eccentricity: 0.0012214
inclination: 85.5332°
perigee height: 525 km
apogee height: 542 km
right ascension of ascending node: 183.8072°
argument of perigee: 42.9758°
revolutions per day: 15.10704811
mean anomaly at epoch: 71.6134°
orbit number at epoch: 88626

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

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