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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   16125.47214210  .00000051  00000-0  11038-4 0  9997
2 25275  86.3942  98.2478 0002255  82.8353 277.3100 14.34215325947488
Epoch (UTC): 04 May 2016 11:19:53
Eccentricity: 0.0002255
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.2478°
argument of perigee: 82.8353°
revolutions per day: 14.34215325
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.3100°
orbit number at epoch: 94748

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

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