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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   15027.51013278  .00000103  00000-0  88124-4 0  5938
2 21797 082.9564 349.4649 0038111 012.7812 125.4936 13.77319463164405
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2015 12:14:35
Eccentricity: 0.0038111
inclination: 82.9564°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 349.4649°
argument of perigee: 12.7812°
revolutions per day: 13.77319463
mean anomaly at epoch: 125.4936°
orbit number at epoch: 16440

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

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