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Cosmos 1656 - 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 15755U 85042A   15239.59907068  .00000102  00000-0  69244-4 0  9998
2 15755 071.1130 312.8664 0035789 352.1978 007.8586 14.20370689567030
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2015 14:22:39
Eccentricity: 0.0035789
inclination: 71.1130°
perigee height: 798 km
apogee height: 850 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.8664°
argument of perigee: 352.1978°
revolutions per day: 14.20370689
mean anomaly at epoch: 7.8586°
orbit number at epoch: 56703

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

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