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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   15059.34516852  .00006252  00000-0  37019-3 0  9992
2 25527 085.5362 166.3963 0008929 291.2678 126.0694 15.11200585890765
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 08:17:02
Eccentricity: 0.0008929
inclination: 85.5362°
perigee height: 526 km
apogee height: 539 km
right ascension of ascending node: 166.3963°
argument of perigee: 291.2678°
revolutions per day: 15.11200585
mean anomaly at epoch: 126.0694°
orbit number at epoch: 89076

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

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