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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   18015.74932715 -.00000274 +00000-0 -11482-3 0  9997
2 19650 071.0003 288.1341 0016013 226.2093 133.7706 14.15765836506077
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2018 17:59:01
Eccentricity: 0.0016013
inclination: 71.0003°
perigee height: 828 km
apogee height: 851 km
right ascension of ascending node: 288.1341°
argument of perigee: 226.2093°
revolutions per day: 14.15765836
mean anomaly at epoch: 133.7706°
orbit number at epoch: 50607

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

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