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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   17058.83080187  .00000062  00000-0  54362-5 0  9996
2 22627  82.5230 201.6713 0022746 331.6419 180.8247 14.78066749285994
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2017 19:56:21
Eccentricity: 0.0022746
inclination: 82.5230°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 651 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.6713°
argument of perigee: 331.6419°
revolutions per day: 14.78066749
mean anomaly at epoch: 180.8247°
orbit number at epoch: 28599

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

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