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Iridium 59 - 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 25275U 98019D   14233.41607038  .00000207  00000-0  66955-4 0  4696
2 25275 086.4008 358.2173 0002207 114.5439 245.5987 14.34218599858328
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2014 09:59:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002207
inclination: 86.4008°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.2173°
argument of perigee: 114.5439°
revolutions per day: 14.34218599
mean anomaly at epoch: 245.5987°
orbit number at epoch: 85832

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

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