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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   14260.34671211  .00000184  00000-0  58738-4 0  4999
2 25275 086.4010 346.9717 0002434 113.1114 247.0339 14.34217235862189
Epoch (UTC): 17 September 2014 08:19:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002434
inclination: 86.4010°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 346.9717°
argument of perigee: 113.1114°
revolutions per day: 14.34217235
mean anomaly at epoch: 247.0339°
orbit number at epoch: 86218

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

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