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Cosmos 1271 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 12465U 81046B   21132.16932647  .00000616  00000-0  31302-4 0  9990
2 12465  81.2428 186.1368 0032789 234.8340 124.9816 15.14932671183126
Epoch (UTC): 12 May 2021 04:03:49
Eccentricity: 0.0032789
inclination: 81.2428°
perigee height: 498 km
apogee height: 544 km
right ascension of ascending node: 186.1368°
argument of perigee: 234.8340°
revolutions per day: 15.14932671
mean anomaly at epoch: 124.9816°
orbit number at epoch: 18312

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

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