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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   14323.49476464  .00000314  00000-0  18997-3 0  8853
2 17973 070.9003 096.0130 0028938 096.7891 325.2441 14.13951192420178
Epoch (UTC): 19 November 2014 11:52:27
Eccentricity: 0.0028938
inclination: 70.9003°
perigee height: 825 km
apogee height: 867 km
right ascension of ascending node: 96.0130°
argument of perigee: 96.7891°
revolutions per day: 14.13951192
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.2441°
orbit number at epoch: 42017

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

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