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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   17117.94453360 +.00000049 +00000-0 +43934-4 0  9992
2 15772 071.1075 081.7213 0033619 123.3322 291.7704 14.21200096654319
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2017 22:40:07
Eccentricity: 0.0033619
inclination: 71.1075°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 81.7213°
argument of perigee: 123.3322°
revolutions per day: 14.21200096
mean anomaly at epoch: 291.7704°
orbit number at epoch: 65431

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

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