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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   16150.53356845  .00000015  00000-0 -17286-5 0  9990
2 24869  86.3976 182.1902 0002365  91.3057  61.8544 14.34218847988920
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2016 12:48:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002365
inclination: 86.3976°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 182.1902°
argument of perigee: 91.3057°
revolutions per day: 14.34218847
mean anomaly at epoch: 61.8544°
orbit number at epoch: 98892

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

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