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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   14355.53107757  .00000340  00000-0  20157-3 0   987
2 23088 071.0009 029.1373 0002794 359.3347 162.9955 14.14598029 67048
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 12:44:45
Eccentricity: 0.0002794
inclination: 71.0009°
perigee height: 841 km
apogee height: 846 km
right ascension of ascending node: 29.1373°
argument of perigee: 359.3347°
revolutions per day: 14.14598029
mean anomaly at epoch: 162.9955°
orbit number at epoch: 6704

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

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