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Iridium 35 - 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 24966U 97056B   15025.35426640  .00000381  00000-0  12898-3 0  1598
2 24966 086.3994 323.9530 0002145 099.4462 260.6976 14.34216042907288
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2015 08:30:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002145
inclination: 86.3994°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.9530°
argument of perigee: 99.4462°
revolutions per day: 14.34216042
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.6976°
orbit number at epoch: 90728

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

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