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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   16145.87603572  .00000091  00000-0  75619-4 0  9992
2 21797  82.9533 350.5537 0039432  96.2156 346.9510 13.77372121230946
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2016 21:01:29
Eccentricity: 0.0039432
inclination: 82.9533°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 350.5537°
argument of perigee: 96.2156°
revolutions per day: 13.77372121
mean anomaly at epoch: 346.9510°
orbit number at epoch: 23094

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

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