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Cosmos 1242 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 12155U 81008B   24203.23658094  .00232207  18667-4  73449-3 0  9997
2 12155  81.1384 188.3947 0006271  91.7738 268.4249 15.91153468390732
Epoch (UTC): 21 July 2024 05:40:40
Eccentricity: 0.0006271
inclination: 81.1384°
perigee height: 295 km
apogee height: 303 km
right ascension of ascending node: 188.3947°
argument of perigee: 91.7738°
revolutions per day: 15.91153468
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.4249°
orbit number at epoch: 39073

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

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