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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   14260.12737946  .00006271  00000-0  32768-3 0  6562
2 15494 082.4845 170.6086 0001959 013.1057 074.6834 15.15724046616241
Epoch (UTC): 17 September 2014 03:03:25
Eccentricity: 0.0001959
inclination: 82.4845°
perigee height: 517 km
apogee height: 520 km
right ascension of ascending node: 170.6086°
argument of perigee: 13.1057°
revolutions per day: 15.15724046
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.6834°
orbit number at epoch: 61624

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

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