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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   14258.68113046  .00000164  00000-0  14940-3 0  5149
2 21797 082.9506 088.8451 0038315 027.4643 043.2244 13.77284884145986
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2014 16:20:49
Eccentricity: 0.0038315
inclination: 82.9506°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 88.8451°
argument of perigee: 27.4643°
revolutions per day: 13.77284884
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.2244°
orbit number at epoch: 14598

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

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