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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   14296.47502245  .00000086  00000-0  70449-4 0  9258
2 23093 082.9444 114.1667 0010178 189.3431 170.7539 13.77631204498188
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 11:24:01
Eccentricity: 0.0010178
inclination: 82.9444°
perigee height: 965 km
apogee height: 980 km
right ascension of ascending node: 114.1667°
argument of perigee: 189.3431°
revolutions per day: 13.77631204
mean anomaly at epoch: 170.7539°
orbit number at epoch: 49818

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

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