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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   15029.15193874  .00000135  00000-0  83357-4 0  5777
2 15772 071.1101 011.3442 0037528 313.3714 102.0907 14.21081627537834
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 03:38:47
Eccentricity: 0.0037528
inclination: 71.1101°
perigee height: 794 km
apogee height: 849 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.3442°
argument of perigee: 313.3714°
revolutions per day: 14.21081627
mean anomaly at epoch: 102.0907°
orbit number at epoch: 53783

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

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