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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   15024.39074041  .00000334  00000-0  38030-4 0  6677
2 16720 082.5566 336.9213 0022054 106.8543 045.4610 14.82952766549599
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2015 09:22:39
Eccentricity: 0.0022054
inclination: 82.5566°
perigee height: 604 km
apogee height: 635 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.9213°
argument of perigee: 106.8543°
revolutions per day: 14.82952766
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.4610°
orbit number at epoch: 54959

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

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