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Location: NC_16_and_73
(35.4490°N, 81.0150°W)
Time: 17:34:00
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Cosmos-2242 - 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 22626U 93024A   17351.82012121  .00000264  00000-0  26147-4 0  9996
2 22626  82.5225 228.6863 0017806 228.7838 131.1846 14.87749429333456
Epoch (UTC): 17 December 2017 19:40:58
Eccentricity: 0.0017806
inclination: 82.5225°
perigee height: 592 km
apogee height: 617 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.6863°
argument of perigee: 228.7838°
revolutions per day: 14.87749429
mean anomaly at epoch: 131.1846°
orbit number at epoch: 33345

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

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