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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   14328.84321910  .00008390  00000-0  42692-3 0  7186
2 15494 082.4818 102.5460 0003712 080.9956 071.5098 15.16686935626659
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2014 20:14:14
Eccentricity: 0.0003712
inclination: 82.4818°
perigee height: 513 km
apogee height: 518 km
right ascension of ascending node: 102.5460°
argument of perigee: 80.9956°
revolutions per day: 15.16686935
mean anomaly at epoch: 71.5098°
orbit number at epoch: 62665

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

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