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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   17057.81742174 +.00000055 +00000-0 +39616-4 0  9998
2 21797 082.9561 144.1661 0038729 039.6798 099.5404 13.77387625268931
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2017 19:37:05
Eccentricity: 0.0038729
inclination: 82.9561°
perigee height: 944 km
apogee height: 1001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.1661°
argument of perigee: 39.6798°
revolutions per day: 13.77387625
mean anomaly at epoch: 99.5404°
orbit number at epoch: 26893

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

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