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Location: NC_16_and_73
(35.4490°N, 81.0150°W)
Time: 05:45:21
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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   17015.51576684  .00000174  00000-0  16417-4 0  9997
2 22626  82.5213 185.7354 0017657 267.4263  92.4933 14.87593350283457
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2017 12:22:42
Eccentricity: 0.0017657
inclination: 82.5213°
perigee height: 593 km
apogee height: 618 km
right ascension of ascending node: 185.7354°
argument of perigee: 267.4263°
revolutions per day: 14.87593350
mean anomaly at epoch: 92.4933°
orbit number at epoch: 28345

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

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