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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   16122.46853339  .00000157  00000-0  16260-4 0  9992
2 16720  82.5532 265.3164 0020779  23.9417  36.3697 14.83221231618232
Epoch (UTC): 01 May 2016 11:14:41
Eccentricity: 0.0020779
inclination: 82.5532°
perigee height: 604 km
apogee height: 634 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.3164°
argument of perigee: 23.9417°
revolutions per day: 14.83221231
mean anomaly at epoch: 36.3697°
orbit number at epoch: 61823

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

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