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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   15057.16325985  .00002010  00000-0  11562-3 0  9995
2 12465 081.2412 270.4182 0035888 250.2382 109.4973 15.11481566840133
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2015 03:55:05
Eccentricity: 0.0035888
inclination: 81.2412°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 556 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.4182°
argument of perigee: 250.2382°
revolutions per day: 15.11481566
mean anomaly at epoch: 109.4973°
orbit number at epoch: 84013

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

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