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Cosmos 2279 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 23093U 94024B   16242.78034879 +.00000032 +00000-0 +16537-4 0  9998
2 23093 082.9501 331.2215 0011520 100.5517 259.6939 13.77702229591063
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 18:43:42
Eccentricity: 0.0011520
inclination: 82.9501°
perigee height: 963 km
apogee height: 980 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.2215°
argument of perigee: 100.5517°
revolutions per day: 13.77702229
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.6939°
orbit number at epoch: 59106

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

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