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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   15150.43078653  .00003049  00000-0  17322-3 0  9992
2 25527 085.5312 113.0550 0008681 330.0818 146.5840 15.12485233904520
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2015 10:20:19
Eccentricity: 0.0008681
inclination: 85.5312°
perigee height: 522 km
apogee height: 534 km
right ascension of ascending node: 113.0550°
argument of perigee: 330.0818°
revolutions per day: 15.12485233
mean anomaly at epoch: 146.5840°
orbit number at epoch: 90452

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

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