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Cosmos 2242 Rocket - 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 22627U 93024B   14293.50909025  .00000636  00000-0  85448-4 0  4663
2 22627 082.5205 281.3339 0022203 262.3997 215.3103 14.77689831158776
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2014 12:13:05
Eccentricity: 0.0022203
inclination: 82.5205°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 652 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.3339°
argument of perigee: 262.3997°
revolutions per day: 14.77689831
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.3103°
orbit number at epoch: 15877

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

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