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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   15245.66118756 +.00000144 +00000-0 +44348-4 0  9995
2 24869 086.3950 294.9843 0002269 093.7500 019.3270 14.34223391949954
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 15:52:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002269
inclination: 86.3950°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 294.9843°
argument of perigee: 93.7500°
revolutions per day: 14.34223391
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.3270°
orbit number at epoch: 94995

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

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