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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   16242.50958711  .00000197  00000-0  63451-4 0  9993
2 24869  86.3997 144.0616 0002066  88.4738 271.6695 14.34217999  2105
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 12:13:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002066
inclination: 86.3997°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.0616°
argument of perigee: 88.4738°
revolutions per day: 14.34217999
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.6695°
orbit number at epoch: 210

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

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