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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   15124.46127708  .00000263  00000-0  86813-4 0  9991
2 24869 086.3965 345.6585 0002135 087.2627 323.7109 14.34217151932870
Epoch (UTC): 04 May 2015 11:04:14
Eccentricity: 0.0002135
inclination: 86.3965°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.6585°
argument of perigee: 87.2627°
revolutions per day: 14.34217151
mean anomaly at epoch: 323.7109°
orbit number at epoch: 93287

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

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