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Location: Montauk Point State Park
(41.0718°N, 71.8593°W)
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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   14202.88430890 -.00000158  00000-0 -57525-4 0  7875
2 17973 070.9014 350.1577 0033566 278.6107 194.8564 14.13937069403122
Epoch (UTC): 21 July 2014 21:13:24
Eccentricity: 0.0033566
inclination: 70.9014°
perigee height: 821 km
apogee height: 870 km
right ascension of ascending node: 350.1577°
argument of perigee: 278.6107°
revolutions per day: 14.13937069
mean anomaly at epoch: 194.8564°
orbit number at epoch: 40312

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

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