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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   14355.65062134  .00000836  00000-0  99938-4 0  6415
2 16720 082.5536 008.3637 0019827 213.9615 285.4577 14.82918615544598
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 15:36:53
Eccentricity: 0.0019827
inclination: 82.5536°
perigee height: 606 km
apogee height: 634 km
right ascension of ascending node: 8.3637°
argument of perigee: 213.9615°
revolutions per day: 14.82918615
mean anomaly at epoch: 285.4577°
orbit number at epoch: 54459

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

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