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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   17088.91060605 +.00000312 +00000-0 +15691-4 0  9990
2 12465 081.2403 115.4907 0033926 224.2469 135.6046 15.13747267942370
Epoch (UTC): 29 March 2017 21:51:16
Eccentricity: 0.0033926
inclination: 81.2403°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 548 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.4907°
argument of perigee: 224.2469°
revolutions per day: 15.13747267
mean anomaly at epoch: 135.6046°
orbit number at epoch: 94237

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

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