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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   14259.36995259  .00000169  00000-0  53153-4 0  4988
2 25275 086.4009 347.3795 0002455 113.3446 246.8008 14.34216445862048
Epoch (UTC): 16 September 2014 08:52:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002455
inclination: 86.4009°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.3795°
argument of perigee: 113.3446°
revolutions per day: 14.34216445
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.8008°
orbit number at epoch: 86204

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

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