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Cosmos 1300 - 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 12785U 81082A   17017.57561060  .00000815  00000-0  40239-4 0  9994
2 12785  82.5025 222.1377 0002534  69.7912 313.4157 15.16506388929028
Epoch (UTC): 17 January 2017 13:48:52
Eccentricity: 0.0002534
inclination: 82.5025°
perigee height: 514 km
apogee height: 518 km
right ascension of ascending node: 222.1377°
argument of perigee: 69.7912°
revolutions per day: 15.16506388
mean anomaly at epoch: 313.4157°
orbit number at epoch: 92902

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

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