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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   15085.46591814  .00000096  00000-0  27223-4 0  9990
2 25275 086.3916 267.4769 0002021 096.5604 263.5821 14.34217143889431
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2015 11:10:55
Eccentricity: 0.0002021
inclination: 86.3916°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 267.4769°
argument of perigee: 96.5604°
revolutions per day: 14.34217143
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.5821°
orbit number at epoch: 88943

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

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