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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   16183.48537932  .00000018  00000-0 -64638-6 0  9995
2 24869  86.3971 168.7088 0002459  80.0548 280.0926 14.34237040993644
Epoch (UTC): 01 July 2016 11:38:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002459
inclination: 86.3971°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 168.7088°
argument of perigee: 80.0548°
revolutions per day: 14.34237040
mean anomaly at epoch: 280.0926°
orbit number at epoch: 99364

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

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