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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   15144.48607648  .00000066  00000-0  16585-4 0  9991
2 24869 086.3947 337.2827 0002190 090.6036 326.7763 14.34221129935747
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2015 11:39:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002190
inclination: 86.3947°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 337.2827°
argument of perigee: 90.6036°
revolutions per day: 14.34221129
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.7763°
orbit number at epoch: 93574

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

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