User: anonymous   Login
Location: Caltech
(34.1382°N, 118.1253°W)
Time: 00:07:43
(UTC-08:00)
Language:

Cosmos 1626 - 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 15494U 85009A   16044.18206942  .00004618  00000-0  20858-3 0  9997
2 15494  82.4808  19.3319 0002285  16.2788 111.7609 15.20730584694267
Epoch (UTC): 13 February 2016 04:22:10
Eccentricity: 0.0002285
inclination: 82.4808°
perigee height: 502 km
apogee height: 505 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.3319°
argument of perigee: 16.2788°
revolutions per day: 15.20730584
mean anomaly at epoch: 111.7609°
orbit number at epoch: 69426

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

DLR