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Cosmos 1626 - 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 15494U 85009A   17347.79125958  .00001046  00000-0  43270-4 0  9994
2 15494  82.4811  69.9500 0003602 124.9206 235.2370 15.22857491796102
Epoch (UTC): 13 December 2017 18:59:24
Eccentricity: 0.0003602
inclination: 82.4811°
perigee height: 495 km
apogee height: 500 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.9500°
argument of perigee: 124.9206°
revolutions per day: 15.22857491
mean anomaly at epoch: 235.2370°
orbit number at epoch: 79610

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

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