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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   18055.52708570  .00000896  00000-0  36723-4 0  9996
2 15494  82.4821 357.1195 0000858 216.1931 143.9247 15.22976837807178
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2018 12:39:00
Eccentricity: 0.0000858
inclination: 82.4821°
perigee height: 496 km
apogee height: 497 km
right ascension of ascending node: 357.1195°
argument of perigee: 216.1931°
revolutions per day: 15.22976837
mean anomaly at epoch: 143.9247°
orbit number at epoch: 80717

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

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