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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   16183.24046137  .00000136  00000-0  41614-4 0  9994
2 25275  86.3966  74.1014 0002291  87.7625 272.3833 14.34217433955769
Epoch (UTC): 01 July 2016 05:46:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002291
inclination: 86.3966°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 74.1014°
argument of perigee: 87.7625°
revolutions per day: 14.34217433
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.3833°
orbit number at epoch: 95576

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

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