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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   16274.08733449  .00000069  00000-0  53397-4 0  9999
2 21797  82.9511 255.3290 0039529  96.9730 331.2181 13.77382204248596
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2016 02:05:45
Eccentricity: 0.0039529
inclination: 82.9511°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 255.3290°
argument of perigee: 96.9730°
revolutions per day: 13.77382204
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.2181°
orbit number at epoch: 24859

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

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