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Cosmos 968 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 10521U 77119B   19076.66666041 +.00000020 +00000-0 +14548-4 0  9990
2 10521 074.0289 165.2928 0020677 018.7472 341.4440 14.40745143163941
Epoch (UTC): 17 March 2019 15:59:59
Eccentricity: 0.0020677
inclination: 74.0289°
perigee height: 741 km
apogee height: 771 km
right ascension of ascending node: 165.2928°
argument of perigee: 18.7472°
revolutions per day: 14.40745143
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.4440°
orbit number at epoch: 16394

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

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