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Cosmos 2173 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 21797U 91081B   15147.80536359  .00000053  00000-0  37311-4 0  9999
2 21797 082.9549 260.1376 0038678 035.5076 074.6746 13.77333195180968
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 19:19:43
Eccentricity: 0.0038678
inclination: 82.9549°
perigee height: 945 km
apogee height: 1002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.1376°
argument of perigee: 35.5076°
revolutions per day: 13.77333195
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.6746°
orbit number at epoch: 18096

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

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