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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   17113.95267218 +.00000093 +00000-0 +77940-4 0  9991
2 21797 082.9510 102.4727 0036670 239.4789 175.3821 13.77398080276660
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 22:51:50
Eccentricity: 0.0036670
inclination: 82.9510°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 102.4727°
argument of perigee: 239.4789°
revolutions per day: 13.77398080
mean anomaly at epoch: 175.3821°
orbit number at epoch: 27666

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

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