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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   14352.55911486  .00000381  00000-0  22301-3 0   964
2 23088 071.0004 035.3753 0002583 004.3497 147.6376 14.14595023 66624
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 13:25:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002583
inclination: 71.0004°
perigee height: 842 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.3753°
argument of perigee: 4.3497°
revolutions per day: 14.14595023
mean anomaly at epoch: 147.6376°
orbit number at epoch: 6662

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

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