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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   15212.88372124  .00000167  00000-0  19903-4 0  9993
2 22627 082.5219 017.3759 0024883 056.6809 057.8943 14.77925975200777
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2015 21:12:33
Eccentricity: 0.0024883
inclination: 82.5219°
perigee height: 618 km
apogee height: 653 km
right ascension of ascending node: 17.3759°
argument of perigee: 56.6809°
revolutions per day: 14.77925975
mean anomaly at epoch: 57.8943°
orbit number at epoch: 20077

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

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