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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   16212.47585339  .00000887  00000-0  44906-4 0  9996
2 25527  85.5293 221.9597 0009374 177.1760 182.9534 15.15429744969134
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2016 11:25:13
Eccentricity: 0.0009374
inclination: 85.5293°
perigee height: 513 km
apogee height: 526 km
right ascension of ascending node: 221.9597°
argument of perigee: 177.1760°
revolutions per day: 15.15429744
mean anomaly at epoch: 182.9534°
orbit number at epoch: 96913

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

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