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Location: Northern Prairie Star Party
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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   14292.79019856 -.00000173  00000-0 -64991-4 0   528
2 23088 070.9982 160.8113 0002196 179.6269 247.8542 14.14587008 58177
Epoch (UTC): 19 October 2014 18:57:53
Eccentricity: 0.0002196
inclination: 70.9982°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.8113°
argument of perigee: 179.6269°
revolutions per day: 14.14587008
mean anomaly at epoch: 247.8542°
orbit number at epoch: 5817

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

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