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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   16040.90582970  .00000300  00000-0  33751-4 0  9994
2 16720  82.5567 341.3545 0018784 290.6147 130.1982 14.83194049606147
Epoch (UTC): 09 February 2016 21:44:23
Eccentricity: 0.0018784
inclination: 82.5567°
perigee height: 606 km
apogee height: 632 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.3545°
argument of perigee: 290.6147°
revolutions per day: 14.83194049
mean anomaly at epoch: 130.1982°
orbit number at epoch: 60614

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

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