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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   16041.56222913  .00001761  00000-0  96772-4 0  9999
2 12465  81.2408 229.9928 0035603 164.4392 195.7939 15.13025567892940
Epoch (UTC): 10 February 2016 13:29:36
Eccentricity: 0.0035603
inclination: 81.2408°
perigee height: 502 km
apogee height: 551 km
right ascension of ascending node: 229.9928°
argument of perigee: 164.4392°
revolutions per day: 15.13025567
mean anomaly at epoch: 195.7939°
orbit number at epoch: 89294

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

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