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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   16269.74751802 +.00000098 +00000-0 +75611-4 0  9998
2 23088 070.9991 117.0747 0002486 184.5720 175.5380 14.14650048157872
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2016 17:56:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002486
inclination: 70.9991°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 117.0747°
argument of perigee: 184.5720°
revolutions per day: 14.14650048
mean anomaly at epoch: 175.5380°
orbit number at epoch: 15787

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

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