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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   17268.61095260 +.00000075 +00000-0 +71004-5 0  9999
2 22627 082.5255 006.8724 0023620 006.3112 078.6577 14.78091358316984
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2017 14:39:46
Eccentricity: 0.0023620
inclination: 82.5255°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 652 km
right ascension of ascending node: 6.8724°
argument of perigee: 6.3112°
revolutions per day: 14.78091358
mean anomaly at epoch: 78.6577°
orbit number at epoch: 31698

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

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