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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   16340.46464137  .00000175  00000-0  55484-4 0  9994
2 24869  86.3962 103.1062 0001829  99.6305 260.5097 14.34211738 16145
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2016 11:09:05
Eccentricity: 0.0001829
inclination: 86.3962°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 103.1062°
argument of perigee: 99.6305°
revolutions per day: 14.34211738
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.5097°
orbit number at epoch: 1614

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

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