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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   14331.52023596  .00000876  00000-0  30588-3 0  1738
2 24869 086.3984 051.6773 0002206 110.7910 017.0106 14.34218444910232
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 12:29:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002206
inclination: 86.3984°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.6773°
argument of perigee: 110.7910°
revolutions per day: 14.34218444
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.0106°
orbit number at epoch: 91023

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

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