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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   17056.91704949 +.00000365 +00000-0 +18574-4 0  9992
2 12465 081.2455 152.2344 0034249 334.0670 025.8839 15.13715233937534
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2017 22:00:33
Eccentricity: 0.0034249
inclination: 81.2455°
perigee height: 501 km
apogee height: 548 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.2344°
argument of perigee: 334.0670°
revolutions per day: 15.13715233
mean anomaly at epoch: 25.8839°
orbit number at epoch: 93753

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

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