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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   17351.45446229  .00000118  00000-0  10307-3 0  9993
2 23093  82.9456 338.1786 0009440 203.4540 156.6188 13.77744611656669
Epoch (UTC): 17 December 2017 10:54:25
Eccentricity: 0.0009440
inclination: 82.9456°
perigee height: 965 km
apogee height: 979 km
right ascension of ascending node: 338.1786°
argument of perigee: 203.4540°
revolutions per day: 13.77744611
mean anomaly at epoch: 156.6188°
orbit number at epoch: 65666

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

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