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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   15243.24144394  .00001973  00000-0  90977-4 0  9997
2 15494 082.4827 184.7641 0003010 145.2887 330.2095 15.19698753669058
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2015 05:47:40
Eccentricity: 0.0003010
inclination: 82.4827°
perigee height: 504 km
apogee height: 509 km
right ascension of ascending node: 184.7641°
argument of perigee: 145.2887°
revolutions per day: 15.19698753
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.2095°
orbit number at epoch: 66905

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

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