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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   15213.35017940  .00000305  00000-0  10184-3 0  9998
2 24869 086.3985 308.4886 0002257 094.6793 335.9464 14.34220056945617
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 08:24:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002257
inclination: 86.3985°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 308.4886°
argument of perigee: 94.6793°
revolutions per day: 14.34220056
mean anomaly at epoch: 335.9464°
orbit number at epoch: 94561

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

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