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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   14296.48680756  .00000455  00000-0  15531-3 0  5587
2 25275 086.3954 331.8723 0002253 104.4840 255.6606 14.34221176867369
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 11:41:00
Eccentricity: 0.0002253
inclination: 86.3954°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.8723°
argument of perigee: 104.4840°
revolutions per day: 14.34221176
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.6606°
orbit number at epoch: 86736

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

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