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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   16151.99228090  .00000753  00000-0  40216-4 0  9992
2 12465  81.2441 103.2808 0035592 155.6223 204.6698 15.13316806909647
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2016 23:48:53
Eccentricity: 0.0035592
inclination: 81.2441°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 550 km
right ascension of ascending node: 103.2808°
argument of perigee: 155.6223°
revolutions per day: 15.13316806
mean anomaly at epoch: 204.6698°
orbit number at epoch: 90964

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

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