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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   15238.94681603 +.00000745 +00000-0 +40778-4 0  9999
2 12465 081.2400 062.1935 0036231 006.9995 353.1729 15.12420180854511
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2015 22:43:24
Eccentricity: 0.0036231
inclination: 81.2400°
perigee height: 504 km
apogee height: 554 km
right ascension of ascending node: 62.1935°
argument of perigee: 6.9995°
revolutions per day: 15.12420180
mean anomaly at epoch: 353.1729°
orbit number at epoch: 85451

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

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