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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   14296.83493162  .00002602  00000-0  29269-3 0  2415
2 22626 082.5245 233.0945 0021504 090.0951 270.2730 14.86171372162378
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 20:02:18
Eccentricity: 0.0021504
inclination: 82.5245°
perigee height: 595 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 233.0945°
argument of perigee: 90.0951°
revolutions per day: 14.86171372
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.2730°
orbit number at epoch: 16237

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

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