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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   15118.50380591  .00000452  00000-0  59479-4 0  9993
2 22627 082.5203 105.0003 0023805 006.9018 111.0217 14.77878909186831
Epoch (UTC): 28 April 2015 12:05:28
Eccentricity: 0.0023805
inclination: 82.5203°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 653 km
right ascension of ascending node: 105.0003°
argument of perigee: 6.9018°
revolutions per day: 14.77878909
mean anomaly at epoch: 111.0217°
orbit number at epoch: 18683

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

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