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Cosmos 1842 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 17912U 87038B   17016.07283153  .00000056  00000-0  38896-5 0  9990
2 17912  82.5010 193.0854 0020639  15.7621 344.4231 14.82910514605186
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2017 01:44:52
Eccentricity: 0.0020639
inclination: 82.5010°
perigee height: 606 km
apogee height: 634 km
right ascension of ascending node: 193.0854°
argument of perigee: 15.7621°
revolutions per day: 14.82910514
mean anomaly at epoch: 344.4231°
orbit number at epoch: 60518

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

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