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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   14354.49561451  .00006369  00000-0  37359-3 0  4189
2 12465 081.2419 347.8286 0038570 115.4567 245.0658 15.10967181829913
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 11:53:41
Eccentricity: 0.0038570
inclination: 81.2419°
perigee height: 506 km
apogee height: 560 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.8286°
argument of perigee: 115.4567°
revolutions per day: 15.10967181
mean anomaly at epoch: 245.0658°
orbit number at epoch: 82991

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

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