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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   14353.77234981  .00008257  00000-0  41486-3 0  7369
2 15494 082.4832 077.8268 0002433 021.3274 099.9772 15.17133202630435
Epoch (UTC): 19 December 2014 18:32:11
Eccentricity: 0.0002433
inclination: 82.4832°
perigee height: 513 km
apogee height: 516 km
right ascension of ascending node: 77.8268°
argument of perigee: 21.3274°
revolutions per day: 15.17133202
mean anomaly at epoch: 99.9772°
orbit number at epoch: 63043

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

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