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(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   16148.03148790 -.00000352  00000-0 -15898-3 0  9995
2 17973  70.8978   7.4007 0031672 340.8430  19.1498 14.14025646498553
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2016 00:45:20
Eccentricity: 0.0031672
inclination: 70.8978°
perigee height: 823 km
apogee height: 868 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.4007°
argument of perigee: 340.8430°
revolutions per day: 14.14025646
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.1498°
orbit number at epoch: 49855

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

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