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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   15019.14151969  .00000059  00000-0  45419-4 0  6192
2 21231 082.9502 040.5112 0035688 166.1958 255.9195 13.75657501192789
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2015 03:23:47
Eccentricity: 0.0035688
inclination: 82.9502°
perigee height: 953 km
apogee height: 1005 km
right ascension of ascending node: 40.5112°
argument of perigee: 166.1958°
revolutions per day: 13.75657501
mean anomaly at epoch: 255.9195°
orbit number at epoch: 19278

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

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