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Cosmos 1271 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 12465U 81046B   18015.18949143 -.00000142  00000-0 -91273-5 0  9997
2 12465  81.2437 140.8628 0033958 333.9828  25.9690 15.14072774999532
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2018 04:32:52
Eccentricity: 0.0033958
inclination: 81.2437°
perigee height: 500 km
apogee height: 547 km
right ascension of ascending node: 140.8628°
argument of perigee: 333.9828°
revolutions per day: 15.14072774
mean anomaly at epoch: 25.9690°
orbit number at epoch: 99953

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

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