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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   16124.83604304  .00000010  00000-0 -53507-5 0  9995
2 23093  82.9489  58.9368 0011525  73.3492 286.8930 13.77694518575060
Epoch (UTC): 03 May 2016 20:03:54
Eccentricity: 0.0011525
inclination: 82.9489°
perigee height: 963 km
apogee height: 980 km
right ascension of ascending node: 58.9368°
argument of perigee: 73.3492°
revolutions per day: 13.77694518
mean anomaly at epoch: 286.8930°
orbit number at epoch: 57506

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

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