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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   14298.16125304  .00000662  00000-0  22931-3 0  5602
2 25275 086.3955 331.1721 0002233 103.7453 256.3991 14.34217173867605
Epoch (UTC): 25 October 2014 03:52:12
Eccentricity: 0.0002233
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.1721°
argument of perigee: 103.7453°
revolutions per day: 14.34217173
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.3991°
orbit number at epoch: 86760

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

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