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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   14205.11339873  .00011308  00000-0  15005-3 0  1640
2 12072 081.1873 281.2703 0013029 222.1024 137.9227 15.57976954851859
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2014 02:43:17
Eccentricity: 0.0013029
inclination: 81.1873°
perigee height: 384 km
apogee height: 402 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.2703°
argument of perigee: 222.1024°
revolutions per day: 15.57976954
mean anomaly at epoch: 137.9227°
orbit number at epoch: 85185

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

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