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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   21058.89218433  .00001342  00000-0  40221-4 0  9998
2 12155  81.1592 254.9895 0028508  34.6275 325.6811 15.33327128167593
Epoch (UTC): 27 February 2021 21:24:44
Eccentricity: 0.0028508
inclination: 81.1592°
perigee height: 446 km
apogee height: 485 km
right ascension of ascending node: 254.9895°
argument of perigee: 34.6275°
revolutions per day: 15.33327128
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.6811°
orbit number at epoch: 16759

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

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