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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   15116.33776455  .00002820  00000-0  16024-3 0  9999
2 12465 081.2433 202.6694 0037493 055.1982 305.2762 15.11965175849070
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2015 08:06:22
Eccentricity: 0.0037493
inclination: 81.2433°
perigee height: 504 km
apogee height: 556 km
right ascension of ascending node: 202.6694°
argument of perigee: 55.1982°
revolutions per day: 15.11965175
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.2762°
orbit number at epoch: 84907

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

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