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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   15141.16826075  .00000350  00000-0  40368-4 0  9996
2 17912 082.5042 041.4732 0019720 202.5240 157.5111 14.82712304515394
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2015 04:02:17
Eccentricity: 0.0019720
inclination: 82.5042°
perigee height: 607 km
apogee height: 634 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.4732°
argument of perigee: 202.5240°
revolutions per day: 14.82712304
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.5111°
orbit number at epoch: 51539

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

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