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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   14261.75791834  .00003263  00000-0  19545-3 0  3349
2 12465 081.2325 093.8097 0037404 067.6116 292.9066 15.10126130815910
Epoch (UTC): 18 September 2014 18:11:24
Eccentricity: 0.0037404
inclination: 81.2325°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 561 km
right ascension of ascending node: 93.8097°
argument of perigee: 67.6116°
revolutions per day: 15.10126130
mean anomaly at epoch: 292.9066°
orbit number at epoch: 81591

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

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