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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   15214.57321118  .00000355  00000-0  21136-3 0  9997
2 17973 070.8981 276.3815 0029191 071.8898 288.5399 14.13994017456364
Epoch (UTC): 02 August 2015 13:45:25
Eccentricity: 0.0029191
inclination: 70.8981°
perigee height: 824 km
apogee height: 867 km
right ascension of ascending node: 276.3815°
argument of perigee: 71.8898°
revolutions per day: 14.13994017
mean anomaly at epoch: 288.5399°
orbit number at epoch: 45636

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

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