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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   17293.86385742 +.00000047 +00000-0 +32213-4 0  9997
2 23093 082.9506 021.0174 0010373 019.8525 340.3035 13.77735111648493
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 20:43:57
Eccentricity: 0.0010373
inclination: 82.9506°
perigee height: 964 km
apogee height: 979 km
right ascension of ascending node: 21.0174°
argument of perigee: 19.8525°
revolutions per day: 13.77735111
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.3035°
orbit number at epoch: 64849

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

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