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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   15086.12993144 -.00000002  00000-0 -16906-4 0  9998
2 21797 082.9524 305.9482 0037405 204.6726 267.8048 13.77326372172472
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2015 03:07:06
Eccentricity: 0.0037405
inclination: 82.9524°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 305.9482°
argument of perigee: 204.6726°
revolutions per day: 13.77326372
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.8048°
orbit number at epoch: 17247

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

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