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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   18048.97050657 -.00000080 +00000-0 -95849-4 0  9994
2 21797 082.9509 239.6491 0039024 119.0224 348.2171 13.77427099317963
Epoch (UTC): 17 February 2018 23:17:31
Eccentricity: 0.0039024
inclination: 82.9509°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 239.6491°
argument of perigee: 119.0224°
revolutions per day: 13.77427099
mean anomaly at epoch: 348.2171°
orbit number at epoch: 31796

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

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