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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   14241.21641505  .00002400  00000-0  14383-3 0  3197
2 12465 081.2315 117.2985 0037313 132.4462 227.9929 15.10009864812816
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2014 05:11:38
Eccentricity: 0.0037313
inclination: 81.2315°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 562 km
right ascension of ascending node: 117.2985°
argument of perigee: 132.4462°
revolutions per day: 15.10009864
mean anomaly at epoch: 227.9929°
orbit number at epoch: 81281

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

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