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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   16270.73745702  .00000066  00000-0  59061-4 0  9997
2 23088  70.9990 114.9967 0002425 183.5781 176.5325 14.14650307158284
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 17:41:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002425
inclination: 70.9990°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 114.9967°
argument of perigee: 183.5781°
revolutions per day: 14.14650307
mean anomaly at epoch: 176.5325°
orbit number at epoch: 15828

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

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