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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   15116.44313157  .00000523  00000-0  17952-3 0  9997
2 25275 086.3956 254.5166 0002283 097.4725 262.6730 14.34217589893873
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2015 10:38:06
Eccentricity: 0.0002283
inclination: 86.3956°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 254.5166°
argument of perigee: 97.4725°
revolutions per day: 14.34217589
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.6730°
orbit number at epoch: 89387

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

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