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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   16212.86290333  .00000020  00000-0  54436-5 0  9990
2 21797  82.9557 300.8040 0036599 268.5640 225.2719 13.77380579240163
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2016 20:42:34
Eccentricity: 0.0036599
inclination: 82.9557°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 300.8040°
argument of perigee: 268.5640°
revolutions per day: 13.77380579
mean anomaly at epoch: 225.2719°
orbit number at epoch: 24016

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

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