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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   16146.91001666  .00000088  00000-0  89689-5 0  9995
2 22627  82.5221  99.7500 0024191 153.5430 259.1730 14.78025338244940
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2016 21:50:25
Eccentricity: 0.0024191
inclination: 82.5221°
perigee height: 618 km
apogee height: 652 km
right ascension of ascending node: 99.7500°
argument of perigee: 153.5430°
revolutions per day: 14.78025338
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.1730°
orbit number at epoch: 24494

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

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