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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   14327.46403169  .00000303  00000-0  10116-3 0  5992
2 25275 086.3945 318.9120 0002091 106.7538 253.3887 14.34216788871808
Epoch (UTC): 23 November 2014 11:08:12
Eccentricity: 0.0002091
inclination: 86.3945°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.9120°
argument of perigee: 106.7538°
revolutions per day: 14.34216788
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.3887°
orbit number at epoch: 87180

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

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