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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   17290.58665863 +.00000134 +00000-0 +37129-4 0  9992
2 24869 086.4182 330.8787 0001985 086.5405 273.6020 14.38609248061267
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2017 14:04:47
Eccentricity: 0.0001985
inclination: 86.4182°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 764 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.8787°
argument of perigee: 86.5405°
revolutions per day: 14.38609248
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.6020°
orbit number at epoch: 6126

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

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