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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   15216.49119386  .00000013  00000-0 -24500-5 0  9995
2 25275 086.3955 212.7087 0002389 092.1885 267.9584 14.34217076908217
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2015 11:47:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002389
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 212.7087°
argument of perigee: 92.1885°
revolutions per day: 14.34217076
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.9584°
orbit number at epoch: 90821

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

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