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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   16211.56270731  .00000044  00000-0  29205-5 0  9990
2 22627  82.5206  39.7146 0022315 308.0354 104.4651 14.78034783254490
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2016 13:30:17
Eccentricity: 0.0022315
inclination: 82.5206°
perigee height: 620 km
apogee height: 651 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.7146°
argument of perigee: 308.0354°
revolutions per day: 14.78034783
mean anomaly at epoch: 104.4651°
orbit number at epoch: 25449

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

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