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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   14273.67259896  .00000284  00000-0  36460-4 0  4493
2 22627 082.5204 299.7505 0022557 331.4817 167.9268 14.77669681155844
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 16:08:32
Eccentricity: 0.0022557
inclination: 82.5204°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 652 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.7505°
argument of perigee: 331.4817°
revolutions per day: 14.77669681
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.9268°
orbit number at epoch: 15584

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

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