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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   16182.19393335  .00000109  00000-0  31880-4 0  9996
2 25275  86.3967  74.5389 0002289  87.7645 272.3813 14.34217089955617
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2016 04:39:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002289
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 74.5389°
argument of perigee: 87.7645°
revolutions per day: 14.34217089
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.3813°
orbit number at epoch: 95561

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

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