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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   17053.21854622  .00000024  00000-0  86821-5 0  9997
2 21797  82.9564 147.5797 0038965  52.2709 335.8757 13.77387355268573
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2017 05:14:42
Eccentricity: 0.0038965
inclination: 82.9564°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 147.5797°
argument of perigee: 52.2709°
revolutions per day: 13.77387355
mean anomaly at epoch: 335.8757°
orbit number at epoch: 26857

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

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