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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   14106.14273010  .00028752  00000-0  45083-3 0   787
2 12072 081.1905 043.2329 0012801 208.6437 151.4110 15.53446981836469
Epoch (UTC): 16 April 2014 03:25:31
Eccentricity: 0.0012801
inclination: 81.1905°
perigee height: 398 km
apogee height: 415 km
right ascension of ascending node: 43.2329°
argument of perigee: 208.6437°
revolutions per day: 15.53446981
mean anomaly at epoch: 151.4110°
orbit number at epoch: 83646

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

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