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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   16205.54851649  .00000814  00000-0  43552-4 0  9999
2 12465  81.2426  41.8091 0034757 340.2192  19.7685 15.13397895917748
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2016 13:09:51
Eccentricity: 0.0034757
inclination: 81.2426°
perigee height: 502 km
apogee height: 550 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.8091°
argument of perigee: 340.2192°
revolutions per day: 15.13397895
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.7685°
orbit number at epoch: 91774

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

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