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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   16270.19637304 -.00000072  00000-0 -11078-4 0  9992
2 15772  71.1085 172.7253 0033273  93.6561  15.7361 14.21182469623946
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 04:42:46
Eccentricity: 0.0033273
inclination: 71.1085°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.7253°
argument of perigee: 93.6561°
revolutions per day: 14.21182469
mean anomaly at epoch: 15.7361°
orbit number at epoch: 62394

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

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