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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   18173.50509499  .00000777  00000-0  36884-4 0  9995
2 25527  85.5297 173.5127 0009765 154.3568 205.8159 15.17432737 74016
Epoch (UTC): 22 June 2018 12:07:20
Eccentricity: 0.0009765
inclination: 85.5297°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 520 km
right ascension of ascending node: 173.5127°
argument of perigee: 154.3568°
revolutions per day: 15.17432737
mean anomaly at epoch: 205.8159°
orbit number at epoch: 7401

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

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