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Cosmos 1606 - 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 15369U 84111A   16036.07999826  .00002043  00000-0  10918-3 0  9996
2 15369  82.5263 252.1658 0018252 179.3158 180.8103 15.14410680705040
Epoch (UTC): 05 February 2016 01:55:11
Eccentricity: 0.0018252
inclination: 82.5263°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 535 km
right ascension of ascending node: 252.1658°
argument of perigee: 179.3158°
revolutions per day: 15.14410680
mean anomaly at epoch: 180.8103°
orbit number at epoch: 70504

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

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