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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   17205.54720449 +.00000107 +00000-0 +91657-4 0  9995
2 21797 082.9523 034.4472 0037625 345.9458 036.0004 13.77402903289279
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2017 13:07:58
Eccentricity: 0.0037625
inclination: 82.9523°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 34.4472°
argument of perigee: 345.9458°
revolutions per day: 13.77402903
mean anomaly at epoch: 36.0004°
orbit number at epoch: 28927

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

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