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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   17262.87966007 +.00000083 +00000-0 +30718-5 0  9993
2 12465 081.2398 275.6460 0034744 006.6277 353.5402 15.13930415968693
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2017 21:06:42
Eccentricity: 0.0034744
inclination: 81.2398°
perigee height: 500 km
apogee height: 548 km
right ascension of ascending node: 275.6460°
argument of perigee: 6.6277°
revolutions per day: 15.13930415
mean anomaly at epoch: 353.5402°
orbit number at epoch: 96869

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

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