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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   16182.87014070  .00000189  00000-0  89857-5 0  9992
2 12465  81.2442  67.8449 0036034  55.0691 305.3912 15.13364606914317
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2016 20:53:00
Eccentricity: 0.0036034
inclination: 81.2442°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 551 km
right ascension of ascending node: 67.8449°
argument of perigee: 55.0691°
revolutions per day: 15.13364606
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.3912°
orbit number at epoch: 91431

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

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