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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   17050.33706359  .00000184  00000-0  58730-4 0  9997
2 25275  86.3998 336.6426 0002258  85.7417 274.4037 14.34218359989176
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2017 08:05:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002258
inclination: 86.3998°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.6426°
argument of perigee: 85.7417°
revolutions per day: 14.34218359
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.4037°
orbit number at epoch: 98917

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

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