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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   14354.46443603  .00000893  00000-0  31195-3 0  6354
2 25275 086.3975 307.6173 0002276 102.6626 257.4824 14.34214169875678
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 11:08:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002276
inclination: 86.3975°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 307.6173°
argument of perigee: 102.6626°
revolutions per day: 14.34214169
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.4824°
orbit number at epoch: 87567

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

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