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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   15213.54484725  .00002511  00000-0  11678-3 0  9991
2 15494 082.4787 214.3388 0000901 322.8242 157.5434 15.19535034664543
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2015 13:04:34
Eccentricity: 0.0000901
inclination: 82.4787°
perigee height: 506 km
apogee height: 508 km
right ascension of ascending node: 214.3388°
argument of perigee: 322.8242°
revolutions per day: 15.19535034
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.5434°
orbit number at epoch: 66454

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

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