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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   15110.44303621  .00000565  00000-0  19484-3 0  9994
2 25275 086.3944 257.0256 0002273 098.2095 261.9358 14.34218707893013
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2015 10:37:58
Eccentricity: 0.0002273
inclination: 86.3944°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.0256°
argument of perigee: 98.2095°
revolutions per day: 14.34218707
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.9358°
orbit number at epoch: 89301

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

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