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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   15146.11670540  .00000811  00000-0  44935-4 0  9997
2 12465 081.2436 168.5665 0035534 315.2300 044.6060 15.12132987853572
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2015 02:48:03
Eccentricity: 0.0035534
inclination: 81.2436°
perigee height: 505 km
apogee height: 554 km
right ascension of ascending node: 168.5665°
argument of perigee: 315.2300°
revolutions per day: 15.12132987
mean anomaly at epoch: 44.6060°
orbit number at epoch: 85357

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

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