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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   18141.48357872 -.00000090  00000-0 -39347-4 0  9998
2 25275  86.3949 146.0043 0002398  84.2706 275.8763 14.34218431 54557
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2018 11:36:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002398
inclination: 86.3949°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 146.0043°
argument of perigee: 84.2706°
revolutions per day: 14.34218431
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.8763°
orbit number at epoch: 5455

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

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