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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   17142.78115132 +.00000169 +00000-0 +48740-4 0  9998
2 24869 086.4213 032.7138 0002807 083.8187 276.3330 14.38640131040011
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 18:44:51
Eccentricity: 0.0002807
inclination: 86.4213°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 32.7138°
argument of perigee: 83.8187°
revolutions per day: 14.38640131
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.3330°
orbit number at epoch: 4001

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

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