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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   16337.46458169  .00000057  00000-0  13179-4 0  9992
2 24869  86.3960 104.3602 0001787  97.7587 262.3811 14.34210589 15719
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2016 11:08:59
Eccentricity: 0.0001787
inclination: 86.3960°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 104.3602°
argument of perigee: 97.7587°
revolutions per day: 14.34210589
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.3811°
orbit number at epoch: 1571

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

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