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(35.4490°N, 81.0150°W)
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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   16042.81575434  .00000897  00000-0  96462-4 0  9991
2 22626  82.5244 144.9522 0017983 314.5143  45.4603 14.87343764233109
Epoch (UTC): 11 February 2016 19:34:41
Eccentricity: 0.0017983
inclination: 82.5244°
perigee height: 593 km
apogee height: 619 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.9522°
argument of perigee: 314.5143°
revolutions per day: 14.87343764
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.4603°
orbit number at epoch: 23310

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

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