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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   16042.58441825  .00000045  00000-0  90188-5 0  9992
2 24869  86.3942 227.2713 0002026  90.8092 333.2769 14.34217888973452
Epoch (UTC): 11 February 2016 14:01:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002026
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 227.2713°
argument of perigee: 90.8092°
revolutions per day: 14.34217888
mean anomaly at epoch: 333.2769°
orbit number at epoch: 97345

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

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