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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   14108.51025914  .00000468  00000-0  61966-4 0  2968
2 22627 082.5210 093.0063 0024973 145.7537 359.1615 14.77577179131456
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2014 12:14:46
Eccentricity: 0.0024973
inclination: 82.5210°
perigee height: 619 km
apogee height: 654 km
right ascension of ascending node: 93.0063°
argument of perigee: 145.7537°
revolutions per day: 14.77577179
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.1615°
orbit number at epoch: 13145

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

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