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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   16181.66573616  .00000995  00000-0  42919-4 0  9994
2 15494  82.4801 242.0716 0002426 164.3827 310.7073 15.21403837715160
Epoch (UTC): 29 June 2016 15:58:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002426
inclination: 82.4801°
perigee height: 500 km
apogee height: 503 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.0716°
argument of perigee: 164.3827°
revolutions per day: 15.21403837
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.7073°
orbit number at epoch: 71516

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

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