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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   16150.88980664 +.00001741 +00000-0 +76399-4 0  9998
2 15494 082.4805 272.8042 0001540 351.3619 154.4466 15.21309344710184
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2016 21:21:19
Eccentricity: 0.0001540
inclination: 82.4805°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 503 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.8042°
argument of perigee: 351.3619°
revolutions per day: 15.21309344
mean anomaly at epoch: 154.4466°
orbit number at epoch: 71018

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

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