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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   16037.52423927  .00003454  00000-0  18541-3 0  9999
2 25527  85.5347 324.9861 0012161 107.8633 305.1214 15.14513954942657
Epoch (UTC): 06 February 2016 12:34:54
Eccentricity: 0.0012161
inclination: 85.5347°
perigee height: 514 km
apogee height: 531 km
right ascension of ascending node: 324.9861°
argument of perigee: 107.8633°
revolutions per day: 15.14513954
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.1214°
orbit number at epoch: 94265

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

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