User: anonymous   Login
Location: Tyler Bend Campground
(35.9875°N, 92.7606°W)
Time: 16:32:45
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

Iridium 39 - 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 25042U 97069D   17115.84483541 +.00000213 +00000-0 +53847-4 0  9993
2 25042 086.3958 041.5400 0020760 122.9151 237.4052 14.46147625018893
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2017 20:16:33
Eccentricity: 0.0020760
inclination: 86.3958°
perigee height: 723 km
apogee height: 753 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.5400°
argument of perigee: 122.9151°
revolutions per day: 14.46147625
mean anomaly at epoch: 237.4052°
orbit number at epoch: 1889

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

DLR