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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   17172.68976261 -.00000006 +00000-0 -83556-5 0  9995
2 24869 086.4179 020.1989 0002130 071.2998 288.8431 14.38616464044316
Epoch (UTC): 21 June 2017 16:33:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002130
inclination: 86.4179°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.1989°
argument of perigee: 71.2998°
revolutions per day: 14.38616464
mean anomaly at epoch: 288.8431°
orbit number at epoch: 4431

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

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