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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   17177.24603991 +.00000163 +00000-0 +51218-4 0  9996
2 25275 086.3967 283.5660 0002426 092.7872 267.3602 14.34216213007449
Epoch (UTC): 26 June 2017 05:54:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002426
inclination: 86.3967°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 283.5660°
argument of perigee: 92.7872°
revolutions per day: 14.34216213
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.3602°
orbit number at epoch: 744

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

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