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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   15060.61014700  .00001361  00000-0  14993-3 0  9997
2 22626 082.5215 111.9581 0019974 027.7384 332.4893 14.86689828181507
Epoch (UTC): 01 March 2015 14:38:36
Eccentricity: 0.0019974
inclination: 82.5215°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 622 km
right ascension of ascending node: 111.9581°
argument of perigee: 27.7384°
revolutions per day: 14.86689828
mean anomaly at epoch: 332.4893°
orbit number at epoch: 18150

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

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