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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   14297.81274088  .00000003  00000-0  26538-4 0   565
2 23088 070.9980 150.2708 0001976 166.1097 271.0984 14.14584892 58888
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2014 19:30:20
Eccentricity: 0.0001976
inclination: 70.9980°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 150.2708°
argument of perigee: 166.1097°
revolutions per day: 14.14584892
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.0984°
orbit number at epoch: 5888

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

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