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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   16344.89170298 +.00000026 +00000-0 +10164-4 0  9992
2 23093 082.9483 255.2663 0010127 167.1038 193.0380 13.77706661605121
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2016 21:24:03
Eccentricity: 0.0010127
inclination: 82.9483°
perigee height: 964 km
apogee height: 979 km
right ascension of ascending node: 255.2663°
argument of perigee: 167.1038°
revolutions per day: 13.77706661
mean anomaly at epoch: 193.0380°
orbit number at epoch: 60512

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

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