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Cosmos 1459 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 14059U 83042B   16043.52103709  .00000120  00000-0  10321-3 0  9990
2 14059  82.9689  66.1109 0042043 203.1009 321.2123 13.78544184648157
Epoch (UTC): 12 February 2016 12:30:17
Eccentricity: 0.0042043
inclination: 82.9689°
perigee height: 938 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.1109°
argument of perigee: 203.1009°
revolutions per day: 13.78544184
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.2123°
orbit number at epoch: 64815

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

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