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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   14258.15009205  .00000296  00000-0  37969-4 0  4225
2 22627 082.5227 314.1569 0023796 023.3519 033.3803 14.77659461153555
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2014 03:36:07
Eccentricity: 0.0023796
inclination: 82.5227°
perigee height: 620 km
apogee height: 653 km
right ascension of ascending node: 314.1569°
argument of perigee: 23.3519°
revolutions per day: 14.77659461
mean anomaly at epoch: 33.3803°
orbit number at epoch: 15355

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

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