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Location: NC_16_and_73
(35.4490°N, 81.0150°W)
Time: 16:17:35
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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   16179.04207933  .00000230  00000-0  22623-4 0  9992
2 22626  82.5212  16.5748 0018152 215.9799 144.0197 14.87474288253357
Epoch (UTC): 27 June 2016 01:00:35
Eccentricity: 0.0018152
inclination: 82.5212°
perigee height: 593 km
apogee height: 618 km
right ascension of ascending node: 16.5748°
argument of perigee: 215.9799°
revolutions per day: 14.87474288
mean anomaly at epoch: 144.0197°
orbit number at epoch: 25335

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

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