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Cosmos 1844 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 17974U 87041B   16243.96360584 +.00000170 +00000-0 +10800-3 0  9995
2 17974 071.0088 161.3051 0011981 121.4063 311.7180 14.17206274515363
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2016 23:07:35
Eccentricity: 0.0011981
inclination: 71.0088°
perigee height: 826 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 161.3051°
argument of perigee: 121.4063°
revolutions per day: 14.17206274
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.7180°
orbit number at epoch: 51536

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

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