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Cosmos 2278 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 23088U 94023B   15118.20515042 -.00000072  00000-0 -12458-4 0  9999
2 23088 070.9971 121.1914 0004896 229.9416 130.1278 14.14611668 85097
Epoch (UTC): 28 April 2015 04:55:24
Eccentricity: 0.0004896
inclination: 70.9971°
perigee height: 840 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.1914°
argument of perigee: 229.9416°
revolutions per day: 14.14611668
mean anomaly at epoch: 130.1278°
orbit number at epoch: 8509

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

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