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Cosmos 1222 Rocket - 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 12072U 80093B   14208.77421631  .00016985  00000-0  22467-3 0  1678
2 12072 081.1865 276.7459 0013266 208.6480 151.4044 15.58072501852423
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2014 18:34:52
Eccentricity: 0.0013266
inclination: 81.1865°
perigee height: 384 km
apogee height: 402 km
right ascension of ascending node: 276.7459°
argument of perigee: 208.6480°
revolutions per day: 15.58072501
mean anomaly at epoch: 151.4044°
orbit number at epoch: 85242

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

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