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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   14212.78758358  .00001743  00000-0  10466-3 0  2996
2 12465 081.2330 149.7975 0034558 226.7602 133.0738 15.09908567808527
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2014 18:54:07
Eccentricity: 0.0034558
inclination: 81.2330°
perigee height: 512 km
apogee height: 560 km
right ascension of ascending node: 149.7975°
argument of perigee: 226.7602°
revolutions per day: 15.09908567
mean anomaly at epoch: 133.0738°
orbit number at epoch: 80852

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

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