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Kosmos-2172 - 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 21796U 91081A   17112.67165656 +.00000072 +00000-0 +58792-4 0  9992
2 21796 082.9526 124.7225 0048319 319.5536 179.3413 13.75464886274877
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2017 16:07:11
Eccentricity: 0.0048319
inclination: 82.9526°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1015 km
right ascension of ascending node: 124.7225°
argument of perigee: 319.5536°
revolutions per day: 13.75464886
mean anomaly at epoch: 179.3413°
orbit number at epoch: 27487

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

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