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Location: NC_16_and_73
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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   14261.48558629  .00001159  00000-0  12935-3 0  1976
2 22626 082.5197 266.3405 0019490 201.5760 158.4638 14.86037917157129
Epoch (UTC): 18 September 2014 11:39:14
Eccentricity: 0.0019490
inclination: 82.5197°
perigee height: 597 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.3405°
argument of perigee: 201.5760°
revolutions per day: 14.86037917
mean anomaly at epoch: 158.4638°
orbit number at epoch: 15712

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

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