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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   17227.84872622  .00000120  00000-0  10487-3 0  9990
2 23093  82.9441  70.1218 0009753 189.6595 170.4377 13.77735828639641
Epoch (UTC): 15 August 2017 20:22:09
Eccentricity: 0.0009753
inclination: 82.9441°
perigee height: 965 km
apogee height: 979 km
right ascension of ascending node: 70.1218°
argument of perigee: 189.6595°
revolutions per day: 13.77735828
mean anomaly at epoch: 170.4377°
orbit number at epoch: 63964

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

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