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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   17084.55286589 +.00000038 +00000-0 +44386-4 0  9997
2 23088 070.9987 097.5912 0005340 245.5016 114.5550 14.14656863183716
Epoch (UTC): 25 March 2017 13:16:07
Eccentricity: 0.0005340
inclination: 70.9987°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 97.5912°
argument of perigee: 245.5016°
revolutions per day: 14.14656863
mean anomaly at epoch: 114.5550°
orbit number at epoch: 18371

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

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