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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   17268.84054341 +.00000056 +00000-0 +40914-4 0  9991
2 21797 082.9571 347.4459 0038473 164.5710 330.6718 13.77410818297988
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2017 20:10:22
Eccentricity: 0.0038473
inclination: 82.9571°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.4459°
argument of perigee: 164.5710°
revolutions per day: 13.77410818
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.6718°
orbit number at epoch: 29798

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

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