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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   16043.96933987  .00000144  00000-0  99594-4 0  9996
2 23088  70.9982 230.9405 0001985 165.5243 194.5937 14.14639557126215
Epoch (UTC): 12 February 2016 23:15:50
Eccentricity: 0.0001985
inclination: 70.9982°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 230.9405°
argument of perigee: 165.5243°
revolutions per day: 14.14639557
mean anomaly at epoch: 194.5937°
orbit number at epoch: 12621

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

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