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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   14110.48390855  .00000661  00000-0  22879-3 0  3131
2 25275 086.3989 049.6056 0002115 100.3024 259.8410 14.34217380840706
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2014 11:36:49
Eccentricity: 0.0002115
inclination: 86.3989°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.6056°
argument of perigee: 100.3024°
revolutions per day: 14.34217380
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.8410°
orbit number at epoch: 84070

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

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