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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   17206.45640274 +.00000243 +00000-0 +15091-3 0  9995
2 23088 070.9978 201.7334 0002391 004.6593 355.4551 14.14655408200687
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2017 10:57:13
Eccentricity: 0.0002391
inclination: 70.9978°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.7334°
argument of perigee: 4.6593°
revolutions per day: 14.14655408
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.4551°
orbit number at epoch: 20068

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

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