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Cosmos 1980 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 19650U 88102B   17055.03195938 -.00000138  00000-0 -45703-4 0  9993
2 19650  70.9971 253.0303 0014610 346.1306  13.9413 14.15750176459979
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2017 00:46:01
Eccentricity: 0.0014610
inclination: 70.9971°
perigee height: 829 km
apogee height: 850 km
right ascension of ascending node: 253.0303°
argument of perigee: 346.1306°
revolutions per day: 14.15750176
mean anomaly at epoch: 13.9413°
orbit number at epoch: 45997

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

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