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Cosmos 1656 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 15772U 85042D   14352.55590429  .00000033  00000-0  36771-4 0  5489
2 15772 071.1097 099.0962 0035180 016.4096 063.7699 14.21068150531936
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 13:20:30
Eccentricity: 0.0035180
inclination: 71.1097°
perigee height: 796 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 99.0962°
argument of perigee: 16.4096°
revolutions per day: 14.21068150
mean anomaly at epoch: 63.7699°
orbit number at epoch: 53193

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

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