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Location: Parc des �les de St-Timoth�e
(45.2924°N, 74.0481°W)
Time: 19:56:29
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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   14273.49756068  .00000204  00000-0  18928-3 0  5372
2 21797 082.9516 077.8387 0037329 345.6865 066.8385 13.77290126148029
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2014 11:56:29
Eccentricity: 0.0037329
inclination: 82.9516°
perigee height: 946 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 77.8387°
argument of perigee: 345.6865°
revolutions per day: 13.77290126
mean anomaly at epoch: 66.8385°
orbit number at epoch: 14802

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

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