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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   17147.87256483 +.00000988 +00000-0 +41364-4 0  9995
2 15494 082.4801 269.9878 0003877 111.1918 248.9732 15.22371507765392
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 20:56:29
Eccentricity: 0.0003877
inclination: 82.4801°
perigee height: 496 km
apogee height: 501 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.9878°
argument of perigee: 111.1918°
revolutions per day: 15.22371507
mean anomaly at epoch: 248.9732°
orbit number at epoch: 76539

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

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