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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   16337.58500957  .00001459  00000-0  74010-4 0  9994
2 25527  85.5295 148.2519 0011677  92.2219 268.0358 15.15957742988085
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2016 14:02:24
Eccentricity: 0.0011677
inclination: 85.5295°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 526 km
right ascension of ascending node: 148.2519°
argument of perigee: 92.2219°
revolutions per day: 15.15957742
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.0358°
orbit number at epoch: 98808

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

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