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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   18116.86494656 +.00000072 +00000-0 +16939-4 0  9998
2 24869 086.4188 250.7970 0002410 088.8460 271.3014 14.38590860088768
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2018 20:45:31
Eccentricity: 0.0002410
inclination: 86.4188°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.7970°
argument of perigee: 88.8460°
revolutions per day: 14.38590860
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.3014°
orbit number at epoch: 8876

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

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