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Cosmos 2142 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 21231U 91029B   16270.17737873  .00000052  00000-0  38146-4 0  9992
2 21231  82.9504 304.2315 0033739 246.6736 172.4783 13.75719632277480
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 04:15:25
Eccentricity: 0.0033739
inclination: 82.9504°
perigee height: 954 km
apogee height: 1004 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.2315°
argument of perigee: 246.6736°
revolutions per day: 13.75719632
mean anomaly at epoch: 172.4783°
orbit number at epoch: 27748

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

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