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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   14331.51476051  .00003955  00000-0  23297-3 0  4003
2 12465 081.2480 014.1034 0037022 192.7777 167.2515 15.10794232826445
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 12:21:15
Eccentricity: 0.0037022
inclination: 81.2480°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 559 km
right ascension of ascending node: 14.1034°
argument of perigee: 192.7777°
revolutions per day: 15.10794232
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.2515°
orbit number at epoch: 82644

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

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