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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   15031.08454453  .00000201  00000-0  13055-3 0  9406
2 17973 070.9013 303.0501 0032025 344.0959 110.1190 14.13976679430437
Epoch (UTC): 31 January 2015 02:01:44
Eccentricity: 0.0032025
inclination: 70.9013°
perigee height: 822 km
apogee height: 869 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.0501°
argument of perigee: 344.0959°
revolutions per day: 14.13976679
mean anomaly at epoch: 110.1190°
orbit number at epoch: 43043

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

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