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Iridium 56 - 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 25170U 98010B   18170.45703804  .00000087  00000-0  23899-4 0  9991
2 25170  86.3973 197.0026 0002225  93.8052 266.3398 14.34223521 64404
Epoch (UTC): 19 June 2018 10:58:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002225
inclination: 86.3973°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.0026°
argument of perigee: 93.8052°
revolutions per day: 14.34223521
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.3398°
orbit number at epoch: 6440

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

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