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Cosmos 2491 - 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 39497U 13076E   17232.55324508 +.00000024 +00000-0 +10000-3 0  9996
2 39497 082.4874 017.5598 0016568 287.9169 072.0092 12.42673884165557
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2017 13:16:40
Eccentricity: 0.0016568
inclination: 82.4874°
perigee height: 1482 km
apogee height: 1508 km
right ascension of ascending node: 17.5598°
argument of perigee: 287.9169°
revolutions per day: 12.42673884
mean anomaly at epoch: 72.0092°
orbit number at epoch: 16555

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

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