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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   14330.46407969  .00000309  00000-0  10317-3 0  6044
2 25275 086.3947 317.6570 0002114 106.9918 253.1510 14.34215364872233
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2014 11:08:16
Eccentricity: 0.0002114
inclination: 86.3947°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 317.6570°
argument of perigee: 106.9918°
revolutions per day: 14.34215364
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.1510°
orbit number at epoch: 87223

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

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