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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   15062.48010773 -.00000306  00000-0 -13476-3 0  9996
2 17973 070.8968 236.8944 0033329 298.5755 082.0394 14.13972850434876
Epoch (UTC): 03 March 2015 11:31:21
Eccentricity: 0.0033329
inclination: 70.8968°
perigee height: 822 km
apogee height: 870 km
right ascension of ascending node: 236.8944°
argument of perigee: 298.5755°
revolutions per day: 14.13972850
mean anomaly at epoch: 82.0394°
orbit number at epoch: 43487

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

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