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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   15113.84555381  .00002560  00000-0  28336-3 0  9994
2 22626 082.5235 061.8320 0018601 202.1089 157.9328 14.86874204189415
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2015 20:17:35
Eccentricity: 0.0018601
inclination: 82.5235°
perigee height: 595 km
apogee height: 621 km
right ascension of ascending node: 61.8320°
argument of perigee: 202.1089°
revolutions per day: 14.86874204
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.9328°
orbit number at epoch: 18941

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

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