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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   14353.58782089  .00002843  00000-0  31853-3 0  2903
2 22626 082.5206 179.7226 0018135 261.2533 098.6630 14.86429983170809
Epoch (UTC): 19 December 2014 14:06:27
Eccentricity: 0.0018135
inclination: 82.5206°
perigee height: 596 km
apogee height: 622 km
right ascension of ascending node: 179.7226°
argument of perigee: 261.2533°
revolutions per day: 14.86429983
mean anomaly at epoch: 98.6630°
orbit number at epoch: 17080

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

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