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Cosmos 1743 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 16720U 86034B   15088.53889590  .00000634  00000-0  74865-4 0  9993
2 16720 082.5514 277.1480 0018906 254.4005 157.5629 14.83016930559106
Epoch (UTC): 29 March 2015 12:56:00
Eccentricity: 0.0018906
inclination: 82.5514°
perigee height: 606 km
apogee height: 633 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.1480°
argument of perigee: 254.4005°
revolutions per day: 14.83016930
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.5629°
orbit number at epoch: 55910

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

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