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Iridium 15 - 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 24869U 97034A   17057.55880222 -.00000026  00000-0 -16371-4 0  9996
2 24869  86.3917  68.3542 0002087  81.7028 278.4404 14.34216761 28055
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2017 13:24:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002087
inclination: 86.3917°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.3542°
argument of perigee: 81.7028°
revolutions per day: 14.34216761
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.4404°
orbit number at epoch: 2805

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

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