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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   14293.85000771  .00000167  00000-0  15227-3 0  5475
2 21797 082.9554 062.7240 0036777 286.8768 181.1816 13.77294818150829
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2014 20:24:00
Eccentricity: 0.0036777
inclination: 82.9554°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 62.7240°
argument of perigee: 286.8768°
revolutions per day: 13.77294818
mean anomaly at epoch: 181.1816°
orbit number at epoch: 15082

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

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