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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   15181.74423641  .00000386  00000-0  40199-4 0  9997
2 22626 082.5215 357.8958 0018874 346.1390 013.9306 14.87021874199500
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2015 17:51:42
Eccentricity: 0.0018874
inclination: 82.5215°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 620 km
right ascension of ascending node: 357.8958°
argument of perigee: 346.1390°
revolutions per day: 14.87021874
mean anomaly at epoch: 13.9306°
orbit number at epoch: 19950

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

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