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Cosmos 1263 - 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 12388U 81033A   20269.91681394 +.00000639 +00000-0 +41030-4 0  9997
2 12388 082.8618 107.8152 0659244 265.7103 086.8526 14.09194491975362
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2020 22:00:12
Eccentricity: 0.0659244
inclination: 82.8618°
perigee height: 385 km
apogee height: 1339 km
right ascension of ascending node: 107.8152°
argument of perigee: 265.7103°
revolutions per day: 14.09194491
mean anomaly at epoch: 86.8526°
orbit number at epoch: 97536

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

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