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Location: Northern Prairie Star Party
(53.2167°N, 112.5333°W)
Time: 04:46:41
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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   17057.82452411 -.00000276  00000-0 -11882-3 0  9996
2 23088  71.0000 153.6919 0005783 268.2643  91.7817 14.14649441179939
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2017 19:47:18
Eccentricity: 0.0005783
inclination: 71.0000°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.6919°
argument of perigee: 268.2643°
revolutions per day: 14.14649441
mean anomaly at epoch: 91.7817°
orbit number at epoch: 17993

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

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