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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   14234.72367000 -.00000057  00000-0 -43606-5 0  8106
2 17973 070.8967 283.0753 0032775 232.8203 260.3936 14.13928716407628
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2014 17:22:05
Eccentricity: 0.0032775
inclination: 70.8967°
perigee height: 822 km
apogee height: 869 km
right ascension of ascending node: 283.0753°
argument of perigee: 232.8203°
revolutions per day: 14.13928716
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.3936°
orbit number at epoch: 40762

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

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