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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   14204.42664269  .00000030  00000-0  14182-4 0  4881
2 21797 082.9562 129.1289 0038296 175.2833 322.5785 13.77275154138511
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2014 10:14:21
Eccentricity: 0.0038296
inclination: 82.9562°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 129.1289°
argument of perigee: 175.2833°
revolutions per day: 13.77275154
mean anomaly at epoch: 322.5785°
orbit number at epoch: 13851

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

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