User: anonymous   Login
Location: Springfield
(37.2150°N, 93.2980°W)
Time: 15:34:51
(UTC-06:00)
Language:

Iridium 62 - 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 25285U 98021A   15065.47991799  .00000445  00000-0  15190-3 0  9996
2 25285 086.3978 212.3657 0001977 099.8586 260.2833 14.34217724885527
Epoch (UTC): 06 March 2015 11:31:04
Eccentricity: 0.0001977
inclination: 86.3978°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 212.3657°
argument of perigee: 99.8586°
revolutions per day: 14.34217724
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.2833°
orbit number at epoch: 88552

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

DLR