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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   17231.46430828  .00000101  00000-0  26451-4 0  9995
2 24869  86.4219 355.6003 0002502 103.8638 256.2838 14.38609723 53039
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2017 11:08:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002502
inclination: 86.4219°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.6003°
argument of perigee: 103.8638°
revolutions per day: 14.38609723
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.2838°
orbit number at epoch: 5303

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

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