User: anonymous   Login
Location: Unspecified
(0.0000°N, 0.0000°E)
Time: 23:22:37
(UTC+01:00)
Language:

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   14352.59470168  .00000625  00000-0  21597-3 0  1988
2 24869 086.3955 042.8689 0002252 109.8149 040.4670 14.34221660913257
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 14:16:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002252
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.8689°
argument of perigee: 109.8149°
revolutions per day: 14.34221660
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.4670°
orbit number at epoch: 91325

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

DLR