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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   15028.16870783  .00087025  00000-0  48845-3 0  3749
2 12072 081.1732 045.8939 0005962 238.0343 122.0340 15.78962737881283
Epoch (UTC): 28 January 2015 04:02:56
Eccentricity: 0.0005962
inclination: 81.1732°
perigee height: 329 km
apogee height: 337 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.8939°
argument of perigee: 238.0343°
revolutions per day: 15.78962737
mean anomaly at epoch: 122.0340°
orbit number at epoch: 88128

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

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