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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   15027.23068303  .00000148  00000-0  10201-3 0  1272
2 23088 071.0011 312.1160 0004464 318.0509 203.9351 14.14598750 72232
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2015 05:32:11
Eccentricity: 0.0004464
inclination: 71.0011°
perigee height: 840 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.1160°
argument of perigee: 318.0509°
revolutions per day: 14.14598750
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.9351°
orbit number at epoch: 7223

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

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