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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   14241.84594389  .00000174  00000-0  20897-4 0  4097
2 22627 082.5249 329.2833 0025028 074.8435 064.3234 14.77650564151148
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2014 20:18:09
Eccentricity: 0.0025028
inclination: 82.5249°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 654 km
right ascension of ascending node: 329.2833°
argument of perigee: 74.8435°
revolutions per day: 14.77650564
mean anomaly at epoch: 64.3234°
orbit number at epoch: 15114

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

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