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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   15115.14573166  .00006354  00000-0  30442-3 0  9995
2 15494 082.4798 312.2883 0001249 270.8747 228.5225 15.18761856649600
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2015 03:29:51
Eccentricity: 0.0001249
inclination: 82.4798°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 510 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.2883°
argument of perigee: 270.8747°
revolutions per day: 15.18761856
mean anomaly at epoch: 228.5225°
orbit number at epoch: 64960

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

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