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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   14273.48560332  .00004997  00000-0  29960-3 0  3560
2 12465 081.2363 080.4004 0036473 029.6383 330.6899 15.10216530817685
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 11:39:16
Eccentricity: 0.0036473
inclination: 81.2363°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 561 km
right ascension of ascending node: 80.4004°
argument of perigee: 29.6383°
revolutions per day: 15.10216530
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.6899°
orbit number at epoch: 81768

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

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