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Iridium 15 - 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 24869U 97034A   17111.89895288 +.00000074 +00000-0 +17777-4 0  9994
2 24869 086.4216 045.6259 0002264 099.0741 261.0713 14.38628041035570
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2017 21:34:29
Eccentricity: 0.0002264
inclination: 86.4216°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.6259°
argument of perigee: 99.0741°
revolutions per day: 14.38628041
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.0713°
orbit number at epoch: 3557

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

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