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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   15184.53721839  .00000174  00000-0  55064-4 0  9991
2 25275 086.3961 226.0652 0002209 093.0510 267.0939 14.34216473903632
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2015 12:53:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002209
inclination: 86.3961°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 226.0652°
argument of perigee: 93.0510°
revolutions per day: 14.34216473
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.0939°
orbit number at epoch: 90363

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

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