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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   16041.71607096 +.00000130 +00000-0 +11526-3 0  9995
2 21797 082.9511 067.9037 0038712 030.2372 106.1743 13.77354904216334
Epoch (UTC): 10 February 2016 17:11:08
Eccentricity: 0.0038712
inclination: 82.9511°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 67.9037°
argument of perigee: 30.2372°
revolutions per day: 13.77354904
mean anomaly at epoch: 106.1743°
orbit number at epoch: 21633

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

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