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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   15029.24496891  .00001221  00000-0  13455-3 0  3256
2 22626 082.5248 141.4716 0020843 126.2995 234.0150 14.86587014176849
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 05:52:45
Eccentricity: 0.0020843
inclination: 82.5248°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 141.4716°
argument of perigee: 126.2995°
revolutions per day: 14.86587014
mean anomaly at epoch: 234.0150°
orbit number at epoch: 17684

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

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