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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   17262.88260062  .00000053  00000-0  52567-4 0  9996
2 23088  70.9993  83.3032 0005262 299.3487  60.7109 14.14663219208938
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2017 21:10:56
Eccentricity: 0.0005262
inclination: 70.9993°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 83.3032°
argument of perigee: 299.3487°
revolutions per day: 14.14663219
mean anomaly at epoch: 60.7109°
orbit number at epoch: 20893

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

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