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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   16343.20466008 -.00000091  00000-0 -22475-4 0  9996
2 17973  70.8978 316.0691 0029029  49.5200 310.8444 14.14035446526140
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2016 04:54:42
Eccentricity: 0.0029029
inclination: 70.8978°
perigee height: 824 km
apogee height: 866 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.0691°
argument of perigee: 49.5200°
revolutions per day: 14.14035446
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.8444°
orbit number at epoch: 52614

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

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