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Cosmos-2242 - 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 22626U 93024A   15024.73517218  .00000993  00000-0  10892-3 0  3215
2 22626 082.5245 145.7142 0020696 140.2710 220.0027 14.86572242176174
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2015 17:38:38
Eccentricity: 0.0020696
inclination: 82.5245°
perigee height: 594 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 145.7142°
argument of perigee: 140.2710°
revolutions per day: 14.86572242
mean anomaly at epoch: 220.0027°
orbit number at epoch: 17617

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

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