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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   17296.64653859 +.00001639 +00000-0 +81298-4 0  9992
2 25527 085.5274 316.4114 0008467 354.6271 005.4877 15.16902470037834
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 15:31:00
Eccentricity: 0.0008467
inclination: 85.5274°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 521 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.4114°
argument of perigee: 354.6271°
revolutions per day: 15.16902470
mean anomaly at epoch: 5.4877°
orbit number at epoch: 3783

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

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