User: anonymous   Login
Location: Columbia
(38.9520°N, 92.3340°W)
Time: 23:26:52
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

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   16237.34671447  .00000207  00000-0  66855-4 0  9990
2 24869  86.4002 146.2174 0002019  86.6521 273.4905 14.34216291  1369
Epoch (UTC): 24 August 2016 08:19:16
Eccentricity: 0.0002019
inclination: 86.4002°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 146.2174°
argument of perigee: 86.6521°
revolutions per day: 14.34216291
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.4905°
orbit number at epoch: 136

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

DLR