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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   15214.45131209  .00002872  00000-0  16055-3 0  9997
2 25527 085.5290 075.5023 0012710 083.0473 332.6849 15.12988766914204
Epoch (UTC): 02 August 2015 10:49:53
Eccentricity: 0.0012710
inclination: 85.5290°
perigee height: 518 km
apogee height: 536 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.5023°
argument of perigee: 83.0473°
revolutions per day: 15.12988766
mean anomaly at epoch: 332.6849°
orbit number at epoch: 91420

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

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