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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   14274.50598726  .00000305  00000-0  10199-3 0   961
2 24869 086.3934 075.5094 0002103 108.9163 310.0536 14.34217860902069
Epoch (UTC): 01 October 2014 12:08:37
Eccentricity: 0.0002103
inclination: 86.3934°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.5094°
argument of perigee: 108.9163°
revolutions per day: 14.34217860
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.0536°
orbit number at epoch: 90206

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

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