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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   14304.44041345  .00000295  00000-0  98299-4 0  5673
2 25275 086.3947 328.5462 0002194 104.4952 255.6487 14.34221282868504
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 10:34:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002194
inclination: 86.3947°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.5462°
argument of perigee: 104.4952°
revolutions per day: 14.34221282
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.6487°
orbit number at epoch: 86850

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

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