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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   15211.16684558  .00000100  00000-0  85018-4 0  9996
2 23093 082.9464 266.1678 0011289 128.2460 231.9715 13.77673771536698
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 04:00:15
Eccentricity: 0.0011289
inclination: 82.9464°
perigee height: 964 km
apogee height: 980 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.1678°
argument of perigee: 128.2460°
revolutions per day: 13.77673771
mean anomaly at epoch: 231.9715°
orbit number at epoch: 53669

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

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