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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   14296.68100547  .00000069  00000-0  24564-4 0  1234
2 24869 086.3957 066.2366 0001935 093.5344 266.6555 14.34214873905246
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 16:20:38
Eccentricity: 0.0001935
inclination: 86.3957°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.2366°
argument of perigee: 93.5344°
revolutions per day: 14.34214873
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.6555°
orbit number at epoch: 90524

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

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