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Iridium 59 - 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 25275U 98019D   17019.42960908  .00000106  00000-0  30672-4 0  9993
2 25275  86.3970 349.5570 0002065  90.7945 269.3487 14.34215383984741
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2017 10:18:38
Eccentricity: 0.0002065
inclination: 86.3970°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 349.5570°
argument of perigee: 90.7945°
revolutions per day: 14.34215383
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.3487°
orbit number at epoch: 98474

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

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