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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   18111.58744431 +.00000052 +00000-0 +37088-4 0  9990
2 21797 082.9568 193.1567 0036619 305.5065 166.5696 13.77424046326588
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2018 14:05:55
Eccentricity: 0.0036619
inclination: 82.9568°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 193.1567°
argument of perigee: 305.5065°
revolutions per day: 13.77424046
mean anomaly at epoch: 166.5696°
orbit number at epoch: 32658

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

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