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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   17114.67845951 +.00000152 +00000-0 +17760-4 0  9999
2 22627 082.5211 149.8269 0024493 142.8025 355.5116 14.78075038294243
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2017 16:16:58
Eccentricity: 0.0024493
inclination: 82.5211°
perigee height: 618 km
apogee height: 652 km
right ascension of ascending node: 149.8269°
argument of perigee: 142.8025°
revolutions per day: 14.78075038
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.5116°
orbit number at epoch: 29424

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

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