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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   17080.75608404 +.00000125 +00000-0 +37554-4 0  9994
2 25275 086.3970 323.9340 0002127 081.3142 278.8295 14.34220887993608
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 18:08:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002127
inclination: 86.3970°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.9340°
argument of perigee: 81.3142°
revolutions per day: 14.34220887
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.8295°
orbit number at epoch: 99360

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

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