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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   15028.13996536  .00005344  00000-0  26463-3 0  7665
2 15494 082.4801 038.7485 0002630 163.2176 310.9545 15.17582557636402
Epoch (UTC): 28 January 2015 03:21:33
Eccentricity: 0.0002630
inclination: 82.4801°
perigee height: 511 km
apogee height: 515 km
right ascension of ascending node: 38.7485°
argument of perigee: 163.2176°
revolutions per day: 15.17582557
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.9545°
orbit number at epoch: 63640

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

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