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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   15210.23307018  .00001851  00000-0  10354-3 0  9991
2 12465 081.2431 095.1058 0037708 100.0929 260.4556 15.12345195863262
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2015 05:35:37
Eccentricity: 0.0037708
inclination: 81.2431°
perigee height: 503 km
apogee height: 555 km
right ascension of ascending node: 95.1058°
argument of perigee: 100.0929°
revolutions per day: 15.12345195
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.4556°
orbit number at epoch: 86326

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

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