|Operator||Russian Aerospace Defence Forces|
|Spacecraft||GLONASS No. 747|
|Manufacturer||Reshetnev ISS |
|Launch mass||1,414 kilograms (3,117 lb) |
|Dry mass||250 kg|
|Dimensions||1.3 metres (4 ft 3 in) diameter |
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||April 26, 2013, 05:23UTC|
|Launch site||Plesetsk 43/4|
|Contractor||Russian Aerospace Defence Forces|
|Regime||Medium Earth orbit|
|Semi-major axis||25,712 kilometres (15,977 mi)|
|Perigee altitude||19,169 kilometres (11,911 mi)|
|Apogee altitude||19,499 kilometres (12,116 mi)|
This satellite is a GLONASS-M satellite, also known as Uragan-M, and is numbered Uragan-M No. 747.
Kosmos 2485 was launched from Site 43/4 at Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia. A Soyuz-2-1b carrier rocket with a Fregat upper stage was used to perform the launch which took place at 05:23 UTC on 26 April 2013. The launch successfully placed the satellite into Medium Earth orbit. It subsequently received its Kosmos designation, and the international designator 2013-019A. The United States Space Command assigned it the Satellite Catalog Number 39155.
The satellite is in orbital plane 1, in orbital slot 2.