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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   15245.51488829  .00000173  00000-0  54766-4 0  9993
2 25275  86.3992 200.5820 0002498  82.5593 277.5887 14.34215065912379
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 12:21:26
Eccentricity: 0.0002498
inclination: 86.3992°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 200.5820°
argument of perigee: 82.5593°
revolutions per day: 14.34215065
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.5887°
orbit number at epoch: 91237

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

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