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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   16242.49976459  .00000142  00000-0  16467-4 0  9990
2 22627  82.5241  10.9826 0022977 200.9870 204.3887 14.78039536259062
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 11:59:39
Eccentricity: 0.0022977
inclination: 82.5241°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 651 km
right ascension of ascending node: 10.9826°
argument of perigee: 200.9870°
revolutions per day: 14.78039536
mean anomaly at epoch: 204.3887°
orbit number at epoch: 25906

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

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