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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   18145.87910812 +.00000024 +00000-0 +10000-3 0  9994
2 39497 082.4851 204.2054 0018160 044.4871 315.7667 12.42675850200123
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2018 21:05:54
Eccentricity: 0.0018160
inclination: 82.4851°
perigee height: 1481 km
apogee height: 1509 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.2054°
argument of perigee: 44.4871°
revolutions per day: 12.42675850
mean anomaly at epoch: 315.7667°
orbit number at epoch: 20012

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

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