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Location: Montauk Point State Park
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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   14113.16187266  .00000436  00000-0  25403-3 0  7206
2 17973 070.8980 179.2201 0029602 050.1356 338.4619 14.13910128390446
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2014 03:53:05
Eccentricity: 0.0029602
inclination: 70.8980°
perigee height: 824 km
apogee height: 867 km
right ascension of ascending node: 179.2201°
argument of perigee: 50.1356°
revolutions per day: 14.13910128
mean anomaly at epoch: 338.4619°
orbit number at epoch: 39044

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

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