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Location: Northern Prairie Star Party
(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   14206.81034794  .00000063  00000-0  57514-4 0  9791
2 23088 071.0017 341.2446 0005369 269.3786 197.4091 14.14567754 46013
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2014 19:26:54
Eccentricity: 0.0005369
inclination: 71.0017°
perigee height: 840 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.2446°
argument of perigee: 269.3786°
revolutions per day: 14.14567754
mean anomaly at epoch: 197.4091°
orbit number at epoch: 4601

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

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