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(53.2167°N, 112.5333°W)
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Cosmos 2278 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 23088U 94023B   17321.42998261 -.00000297 +00000-0 -12939-3 0  9991
2 23088 070.9996 320.4211 0005561 246.5901 113.4637 14.14661454216943
Epoch (UTC): 17 November 2017 10:19:10
Eccentricity: 0.0005561
inclination: 70.9996°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 320.4211°
argument of perigee: 246.5901°
revolutions per day: 14.14661454
mean anomaly at epoch: 113.4637°
orbit number at epoch: 21694

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

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