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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   14260.40967314  .00000285  00000-0  17470-3 0  8271
2 17973 070.8996 228.9437 0031212 195.6296 324.8482 14.13942091411258
Epoch (UTC): 17 September 2014 09:49:55
Eccentricity: 0.0031212
inclination: 70.8996°
perigee height: 823 km
apogee height: 868 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.9437°
argument of perigee: 195.6296°
revolutions per day: 14.13942091
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.8482°
orbit number at epoch: 41125

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

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