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Cosmos 2173 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 21797U 91081B   15241.86424686 +.00000009 +00000-0 -62546-5 0  9990
2 21797 082.9556 190.3020 0039047 128.5139 260.6933 13.77338901193644
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2015 20:44:30
Eccentricity: 0.0039047
inclination: 82.9556°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 190.3020°
argument of perigee: 128.5139°
revolutions per day: 13.77338901
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.6933°
orbit number at epoch: 19364

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

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