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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   17143.61580209 +.00000171 +00000-0 +49271-4 0  9995
2 24869 086.4212 032.3648 0002794 083.1881 276.9635 14.38640382040136
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2017 14:46:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002794
inclination: 86.4212°
perigee height: 761 km
apogee height: 765 km
right ascension of ascending node: 32.3648°
argument of perigee: 83.1881°
revolutions per day: 14.38640382
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.9635°
orbit number at epoch: 4013

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

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