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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   17015.94848698 +.00000685 +00000-0 +28525-4 0  9990
2 15494 082.4785 041.9333 0001759 177.3079 229.1461 15.22031718745324
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2017 22:45:49
Eccentricity: 0.0001759
inclination: 82.4785°
perigee height: 498 km
apogee height: 501 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.9333°
argument of perigee: 177.3079°
revolutions per day: 15.22031718
mean anomaly at epoch: 229.1461°
orbit number at epoch: 74532

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

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