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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   14232.17311119  .00000112  00000-0  96769-4 0  5037
2 21797 082.9529 108.5334 0039389 099.7183 012.8356 13.77278248142333
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2014 04:09:16
Eccentricity: 0.0039389
inclination: 82.9529°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 108.5334°
argument of perigee: 99.7183°
revolutions per day: 13.77278248
mean anomaly at epoch: 12.8356°
orbit number at epoch: 14233

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

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