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Cosmos 1844 - 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 17973U 87041A   14233.51391409 -.00000093  00000-0 -23077-4 0  8099
2 17973 070.8970 285.6246 0032830 234.6012 222.5937 14.13928914407459
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2014 12:20:02
Eccentricity: 0.0032830
inclination: 70.8970°
perigee height: 822 km
apogee height: 869 km
right ascension of ascending node: 285.6246°
argument of perigee: 234.6012°
revolutions per day: 14.13928914
mean anomaly at epoch: 222.5937°
orbit number at epoch: 40745

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

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