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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   14244.46491135  .00026390  00000-0  32896-3 0  2028
2 12072 081.1850 232.5665 0014699 092.2453 268.0482 15.59613193857980
Epoch (UTC): 01 September 2014 11:09:28
Eccentricity: 0.0014699
inclination: 81.1850°
perigee height: 379 km
apogee height: 399 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.5665°
argument of perigee: 92.2453°
revolutions per day: 15.59613193
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.0482°
orbit number at epoch: 85798

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

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