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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   17054.31386795  .00000197  00000-0  63364-4 0  9990
2 25275  86.3999 334.9817 0002298  85.2093 274.9365 14.34217342989744
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2017 07:31:58
Eccentricity: 0.0002298
inclination: 86.3999°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.9817°
argument of perigee: 85.2093°
revolutions per day: 14.34217342
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.9365°
orbit number at epoch: 98974

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

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