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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   16340.94662250  .00000817  00000-0  43466-4 0  9998
2 12465  81.2449 246.3544 0033786 245.8561 113.9132 15.13628660938226
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2016 22:43:08
Eccentricity: 0.0033786
inclination: 81.2449°
perigee height: 502 km
apogee height: 548 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.3544°
argument of perigee: 245.8561°
revolutions per day: 15.13628660
mean anomaly at epoch: 113.9132°
orbit number at epoch: 93822

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

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