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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   17082.65681552 +.00000113 +00000-0 +98725-4 0  9991
2 21797 082.9522 125.7223 0037147 330.1300 148.1247 13.77390877272358
Epoch (UTC): 23 March 2017 15:45:48
Eccentricity: 0.0037147
inclination: 82.9522°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 125.7223°
argument of perigee: 330.1300°
revolutions per day: 13.77390877
mean anomaly at epoch: 148.1247°
orbit number at epoch: 27235

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

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