User: anonymous   Login
Location: Kitchener
(43.2612°N, 80.5078°W)
Time: 09:46:16
(UTC+02:00)
Language:

Iridium 57 - 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 25273U 98019B   14297.17180458  .00000240  00000-0  78515-4 0  9494
2 25273 086.3955 331.5104 0002184 107.6393 252.5042 14.34216132867466
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 04:07:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002184
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.5104°
argument of perigee: 107.6393°
revolutions per day: 14.34216132
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.5042°
orbit number at epoch: 86746

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

DLR