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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   17147.90878646 -.00000289 +00000-0 -12522-3 0  9993
2 23088 070.9991 324.6163 0002312 174.0632 186.0519 14.14652661192406
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 21:48:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002312
inclination: 70.9991°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 324.6163°
argument of perigee: 174.0632°
revolutions per day: 14.14652661
mean anomaly at epoch: 186.0519°
orbit number at epoch: 19240

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

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