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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   14324.32112789  .00000679  00000-0  23528-3 0  1637
2 24869 086.3982 054.6851 0002137 111.3167 309.6011 14.34215896909202
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2014 07:42:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002137
inclination: 86.3982°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 54.6851°
argument of perigee: 111.3167°
revolutions per day: 14.34215896
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.6011°
orbit number at epoch: 90920

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

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