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Iridium 51 - 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 25262U 98018A   20025.59965903 +.00000622 +00000-0 +41759-4 0  9998
2 25262 086.3978 250.6955 0205149 187.7049 172.1015 14.88843878151765
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2020 14:23:30
Eccentricity: 0.0205149
inclination: 86.3978°
perigee height: 458 km
apogee height: 745 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.6955°
argument of perigee: 187.7049°
revolutions per day: 14.88843878
mean anomaly at epoch: 172.1015°
orbit number at epoch: 15176

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

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