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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   17179.75770847 +.00000159 +00000-0 +49834-4 0  9995
2 25275 086.3969 282.5161 0002417 092.1349 268.0123 14.34216890007806
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2017 18:11:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002417
inclination: 86.3969°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 282.5161°
argument of perigee: 92.1349°
revolutions per day: 14.34216890
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.0123°
orbit number at epoch: 780

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

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