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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   15213.49114629  .00000014  00000-0 -21596-5 0  9990
2 25275 086.3954 213.9627 0002349 092.4042 267.7422 14.34217190907780
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 11:47:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002349
inclination: 86.3954°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.9627°
argument of perigee: 92.4042°
revolutions per day: 14.34217190
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.7422°
orbit number at epoch: 90778

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

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