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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   17328.09739962  .00000122  00000-0  10719-3 0  9997
2 21797  82.9518 303.4281 0038079   2.7201  43.2304 13.77421904306419
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2017 02:20:15
Eccentricity: 0.0038079
inclination: 82.9518°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.4281°
argument of perigee: 2.7201°
revolutions per day: 13.77421904
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.2304°
orbit number at epoch: 30641

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

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