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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   16242.15589590  .00000080  00000-0  68428-5 0  9995
2 16720  82.5565 153.7609 0019958 349.5015 123.5508 14.83243728635975
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 03:44:29
Eccentricity: 0.0019958
inclination: 82.5565°
perigee height: 605 km
apogee height: 633 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.7609°
argument of perigee: 349.5015°
revolutions per day: 14.83243728
mean anomaly at epoch: 123.5508°
orbit number at epoch: 63597

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

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