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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   15245.52407713  .00000148  00000-0  45814-4 0  9997
2 24869  86.3950 295.0417 0002272  93.7635  31.8319 14.34223361950228
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 12:34:40
Eccentricity: 0.0002272
inclination: 86.3950°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 295.0417°
argument of perigee: 93.7635°
revolutions per day: 14.34223361
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.8319°
orbit number at epoch: 95022

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

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