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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   17056.83458427 -.00000300 +00000-0 -13092-3 0  9992
2 23088 071.0002 155.7695 0005819 269.3316 090.7139 14.14649911179527
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2017 20:01:48
Eccentricity: 0.0005819
inclination: 71.0002°
perigee height: 839 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 155.7695°
argument of perigee: 269.3316°
revolutions per day: 14.14649911
mean anomaly at epoch: 90.7139°
orbit number at epoch: 17952

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

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